Lawsuit Filed Against Sheriff BJ Barnes, Deputy Related To Deadly Chase


The Estate of Theresa M. Kingcade, is suing Sheriff BJ Barnes, and Deputy Chris Lineback in relation to a pursuit that left five people dead.

The Sheriff and Deputy are being sued for Wrongful Death.

The chase happened in September of 2017.

According to the Sheriff's Office, Deputy Lineback spotted an Acura that had been reported stolen, out of Greensboro. When the officer tried to pull the driver over, the person sped up, blew through a red light at New Garden Road and Battleground Ave. and collided with an Optima that crossing the intersection at New Garden.

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