Michael Mead Suing Police Over Gaston County Murder Case
GASTONIA, N.C.--A man acquitted of killing his pregnant fiancée in Gaston County is suing police and state investigators over the case.
In a federal lawsuit, Mead says his business was wrecked, his reputation was damaged and he was wrongly jailed for approximately 50 days.
Mead was acquitted for the murder of Lucy Johnson in July.
The SBI and police are not commenting about the lawsuit.