Alvarez v. The City of New York et al

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United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Incident date
July 12, 2014
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Plaintiff was in the park with 7 of his friends when plain-clothed defendant officers approached them, accusing them of having weapons. Refused to identify themselves and allow plaintiff and his friends to film the incident, defendant officers assaulted the plaintiff, handcuffed him, chocked him and brought him to the 102nd precinct, which let to hospitalization. Plaintiff was assaulted again at the precinct by the defendant officers. The charges and outcome of charges were unknown.

Plaintiff Attorney

Christopher Hikaru Fitzgerald Law Office of Christopher Fitzgerald 233 Broadway, Suite 2348 New York, NY 10279 646-580-3489 Fax: 212-226-3224 Email: [email protected]

False Criminal Charges Outcome

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