Cheek v. City of New York et al


Case number
15CV07132
Court district
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Male
Incident date
August 5, 2014
Incident time
11:20PM
Stop Location
Street
Incident county
Kings (Brooklyn)
Settlement amount
$35,000
Outcome
Settled

Summary

Plaintiff was accosted by a drunk man who tried to take his backpack and Plaintiff pulled it away and walked away. Defendant officers approached Plaintiff a block away, assaulted him using force and pepper spray, took him into custody and then the hospital. No information about charges on the complaint.

Plaintiff Attorney

Robert Matthew Quackenbush Rankin & Taylor PLLC 11 Park Place Suite 914 New York, NY 10007 212-226-4507 Fax: 212-658-9480 Email: [email protected]

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