WAMC New York News
6:50 am
Wed August 27, 2008

Wife of slain New York State Trooper files suit

Margaretville, NY – The wife of slain New York State Trooper David Brinkerhoff, who was killed in a shootout in Margaretville in April 2007, has filed a lawsuit against St. Lawrence County and its probation department for $100 million contending had 23-year-old Travis Trim been incarcerated as he should have been, her husband would be alive today. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.