Memorial Coliseum being sued by Journey guitarist and his wife

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The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne is being sued by the guitarist for Journey.

Neal Schon claims his wife Michaele was taking photos at their show on March 2017.

The suit alleges a security guard “violently assaulted” and “forcibly removed” her after she entered a barricaded area to get better footage. 

ABC 21 reports the suit names not only names the Coliseum, but also the security guard and security company.

The rock guitarist and his wife are asking for a jury trial, compensation for sustained injuries, and punitive damages to deter “similar reckless and grossly negligent behavior in the future”.