Fatal police shooting of Charleena Lyles turns into legal battle for city of Seattle
SEATTLE - The death of Charleena Lyles is turning into a legal battle for the city of Seattle. “Even until this day it seems like a dream but she’s gone,” Charleena's father, Charles Lyles Jr., said Friday. Charleena’s father filed a claim on Friday, the first step toward a lawsuit over what he considers the wrongful death of his daughter shot by Seattle police.