CHICAGO (CBS) — A Back of the Yards man says he is the victim of a wrongful police search.
Le Ron Morris, who is a minister, veteran and father, says he was at work Friday afternoon when a neighbor called and told him to come home right away.READ MORE: 4,500 COVID Test Kits Stolen From Northwestern University
Witnesses say officers used a battering ram to enter and search his apartment. Morris says it caused thousands of dollars in damages.READ MORE: Dozens Of Officers Rally Outside CPD Headquarters, Protesting City's Vaccine Mandate
“They tore everything up. They broke computers. They broke television sets,” Morris said. “I looked at the search warrant. It have another individual name on it.”
Morris believes police were looking for another person who lives nearby.MORE NEWS: Supply Chain Issues: 'There Really Are Problems Everywhere,' Even For Small Companies
A Chicago Police Department spokesperson said officers were at the correct address, but they had no comment about the name on the warrant.