No. 90-1211.

933 F.2d 668 (1991)

Sara Ruth WAYLAND, individually, and as Administratrix of the estate of Jimmy Joe Wayland and as Mother and Natural Guardian of Christy Starlene, Kimberly Kaylene, Angie Raylene, and the unborn child (all natural minor children of Jimmy Joe Wayland), Appellants, v. The CITY OF SPRINGDALE, ARKANSAS, a municipal corporation; Ollen Stepp, individually and as Chief of Police of Springdale, Arkansas; Chuck Clark, individually, and as a Springdale Policeman; Clyde Martin, individually, and as a Springdale Policeman; and, Sid Rieff, individually, and as a Springdale Policeman, Appellees.

United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit.

Decided May 17, 1991.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Kit Williams, Fayetteville, Ark., for appellants.

Mark Hayes, North Little Rock, Ark., for appellees.

Before JOHN R. GIBSON, BOWMAN, Circuit Judges, and HANSON, Senior District Judge.

HANSON, Senior District Judge.


On March 10, 1989, Jimmy Joe Wayland (Wayland) and his wife, Sara Ruth Wayland, were arrested by Springdale, Arkansas, police officers on a warrant for a theft in Kansas. In a search of the Wayland home officers seized a metal cash box stolen from a business in Springdale. Sara Wayland posted her $2000 bond. She and her family were waiting to post Wayland's bond when Wayland was informed he was being held for...

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