A former Allen County jail inmate sued Sheriff David Gladieux for violating his religious rights, according to a lawsuit filed in Allen Superior Court this week.

Filed by James Cummings, the lawsuit accuses the jail of failing to provide adequate accommodations for Cummings to practice his religion.

Cummings is Muslim, according to court documents.

He was in the Allen County Jail from July 6, 2014, through September 2014.

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