Ill. Cop Sued After Asking for Date From Speed Violator

A suburban Illinois police officer tracked down a woman he ticketed for speeding to ask her out on a date. Instead of declining the offer, the woman sued him for causing "great fear and anxiety."

A suburban Illinois police officer tracked down a woman he ticketed for speeding to ask her out on a date. Instead of declining the offer, the woman sued him for causing "great fear and anxiety."

Evangelina Paredes has accused Stickney (Ill.) Police Officer Chris Collins of violating her privacy by searching motor-vehicle records for her address, then leaving a handwritten note on her car windshield outside her apartment two days after she was ticketed, reports the Associated Press via the Washington Post.

The fine for the violation was $132.

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