The city will pay more than $76,000 to a man who was strip searched in public and found with marijuana between his buttocks. Minneapolis' police chief says the officers involved did the right thing and will not be punished.
Mpls. settles strip-search lawsuit for $77K
The city agreed to pay Recardo Meeks after a federal court judge ruled last month that officers illegally searched him when they pulled down his pants and underwear in public. Meeks is currently serving time in a Moose Lake prison facility for an unrelated gun charge.