Theophilus Hamilton, left, and his aunt, Mary Fields, speak with Hamilton's attorney, Eric Erickson, following the Aug. 6, 2014, verdict in Hamilton's malicious prosecution lawsuit against Beaufort County. The jury found in favor of the county in the trial.
Theophilus Hamilton, left, and his aunt, Mary Fields, speak with Hamilton's attorney, Eric Erickson, following the Aug. 6, 2014, verdict in Hamilton's malicious prosecution lawsuit against Beaufort County. The jury found in favor of the county in the trial. Jay Karr
Theophilus Hamilton, left, and his aunt, Mary Fields, speak with Hamilton's attorney, Eric Erickson, following the Aug. 6, 2014, verdict in Hamilton's malicious prosecution lawsuit against Beaufort County. The jury found in favor of the county in the trial. Jay Karr

Jury sides with Beaufort County Sheriff's Office in unlawful-arrest suit

August 06, 2014 10:47 AM