Gutierrez 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 18, 2015
Incident time
4:40 PM
Stop Location
Commercial Location
Incident county
Kings (Brooklyn)
Precinct taken to


Defendant Officers approached Plaintiff in a sneaker store and forcibly brought him outside, tightly handcuffed him, and searched him. Officers took Plaintiff's property without vouchering it, brought him to the 75th Precinct and charged him with robbery in the first, second and third degree; burglary in the first second and third degree; assault in the second and third; menacing in the second and third, petit larceny, grand larceny, criminal possession of stolen property in the fifth and fourth, and possession of a weapon in the fourth, attempted assault in the third, harassment, and trespass. Grand jury returned a no true bill on some of the charges and Plaintiff was acquitted at trial of the rest.

Plaintiff Attorney

Ugochukwu Uzoh Ugo Uzoh, P.C. 304 Livingston Street Suite 2R Brooklyn, NY 11217 718-874-6045 Fax: 718-576-2685 Email: [email protected]

False Criminal Charges Outcome

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