Lawsuit filed on behalf of victims of Oklahoma bank shooting


EUFAULA, Okla. (AP) — Victims of an eastern Oklahoma bank robbery shooting and their families are suing over the release from prison of the man who opened fire at the bank.

The lawsuit was filed Thursday on behalf of Randy Peterson, who was president of the Bank of Eufaula when fatally shot in the January 2016 robbery. Others who filed the suit include employee Betty Howell, who was shot but survived, and members of their families.

The shooter, Cedric Norris, had twice been released from Texas prisons despite having a 60-year sentence to serve in Oklahoma for robbery convictions in Tulsa...

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