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Chicago Heights police sued after 2016 police chase that ended in Homewood

A police chase that began in Chicago Heights and ended in Homewood last August has resulted in a lawsuit.

A complaint filed with the Cook County Circuit Court last month lists 13 Chicago Heights police officers as defendants. The Leland Grove law firm filed the complaint on behalf of Flossmoor residents Ian and Leslie Bobb. Ian Bobb was seriously injured in a crash that resulted from the chase.

The incident took place on Aug. 19, 2016.

According to the complaint, one of the officers began following a 2007 Ford Crown Victoria on Halsted . . .

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