COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) – A bystander injured during a shooting that killed an El Paso County Sheriff’s deputy is now suing the City of Colorado Springs and El Paso County.
The Gazette reports Thomas Villanueva is seeking at least $1 million in a lawsuit.READ MORE: Cars Spun Out & Abandoned As Winter Storm Grips Denver Metro Area
Villanueva was shot in February during a shooting between investigators and an armed guman.READ MORE: Businesses Near Convention Center Eager For Events: 'It's Our Livelihood'
Short after leaving the hospital, Villanueva spoke about possible paralysis from his injuries.MORE NEWS: Union Organizing JBS Mass Vaccination Event: 'It's About Time They Are Prioritized'
Deputy Micah Flick and the suspect were killed in the shooting.