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Outlaw’s move comes days after Thomas Siderio Sr., TJ’s father, filed a lawsuit in Common Pleas Court against the four officers involved in the shooting, his lawyer J. Conor Corcoran confirmed to Axios.

  • “The Philadelphia police murdered his 12-year-old boy in cold blood,” Corcoran said.

Of note: Outlaw has declined to identify the officers due to concerns about potential threats to those involved.

Flashback: On March 1 around 7:20pm, four plainclothes officers were in an unmarked car on a firearms investigation around 18th and Johnston streets in South Philadelphia when they saw Siderio and a 17-year-old, who was wanted for questioning in the probe.

  • Police drove toward the pair and activated their car’s emergency lights when they say they heard gunfire.
  • A window of the unmarked police car shattered, injuring an officer with shards of broken glass. Siderio and the teen fled, and two officers gave chase, firing…

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