Napa, Calif., will pay $700,000 to a widow for shooting to death her unarmed, depressed husband.
The settlement ends a civil lawsuit that was set for trial in January.
Napa police shot Richard Poccia to death on Nov. 28, 2010. His wife, Samanda Dorger, and his daughter, Gabrielle Poccia, then sued the city of Napa and two police officers in Federal Court.
Napa and Poccia’s survivors issued a joint statement on the settlement.