Chicago Mayor Lightfoot was told by staff in November 2019 that errant raid was ‘pretty bad’

CHICAGO — A top aide to Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot told her the botched raid on Anjanette Young’s home, in which Chicago police handcuffed the social worker naked, was “pretty bad” in November 2019, newly released emails show. In an email sent on Nov. 11, 2019, former deputy mayor for public safety Susan Lee forwarded a summary of WBBM-Ch. 2′s reporting on the case to Lightfoot and said, “please see below for a pretty bad wrongful raid coming out tomorrow.” The summary said Young was handcuffed by police and officers “allegedly left her standing for 40 minutes handcuffed and naked while all-…

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