NFL player Nate Allen files lawsuit against FMPD

Posted at 8:53 PM, Oct 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-28 20:53:26-04

FORT MYERS, Fla.-- NFL player, Nate Allen, is moving forward with suing Fort Myers Police after they wrongly arrested him a and tried charging him with a crime he didn't commit.

In February of 2015, police kept Allen in custody for hours before recommending the State Attorney charge him for indecent exposure. 

Allen's attorney filed a lawsuit on his behalf. Allen is also suing former Police Chief Doug Baker as well as Jaquelyn Garret and Audenia Thomas.