McLean v. The City of New York et al

Case number
Court district
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Incident date
July 17, 2014
Incident time
Stop Location
Lobby/Outside Residence
Incident county
Kings (Brooklyn)
Precinct taken to
Settlement amount


Plaintiff had just exited his residence at and was outside talking to some of his friends, when the defendant officers pulled up in a NYPD vehicle, exited their car and accosted one of defendantís friends. While the defendant officers were searching his friend, plaintiff asked if his friend was okay. Officers then asked for Plaintiff's ID, arrested him, brought him to the 71st precinct, and used excessive force the entire time. One officer then used a knife to slice Plaintiffs hand and paramedics came to the precinct and took him to the hospital. Plaintiff was charged with 120.05.03 Assault in the Second Degree, which was later ACD'd.

Plaintiff Attorney

Christopher McLeanrepresented byPatrick Ike Okeke Okeke & Associates 801 Franklin Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11238 718-855-9595 Fax: 718-855-9595

False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type
Charges Against Plaintiff

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