Man files lawsuit against Charleston Police Dept. and officer for being hit while arrested

A man has filed a lawsuit against the Charleston Police Department, a Charleston officer, and the city of Charleston after he was hit by an officer while being detained. The plaintiff, identified as Rashad Robinson, is being represented byAlex Apostolou of theApostolou Law Firm. On July 1st, Charleston police officer Kevin Schlieben responded to the area of East Bay Street and East Elliot Street in regard to a chase.