Burgess et al v. City of New York et al

Case number
Court district
Kings County Supreme Court
Plaintiff gender, specified in lawsuit
Multiple Plaintiffs
Incident date
October 6, 2015
Incident time
10:00 PM
Stop Location
Incident county
Kings (Brooklyn)
Precinct taken to


Defendant Officers forcibly entered a residential apartment with guns drawn where Plaintiffs were visitors with guns drawn. Officer brought Plaintiffs into the hallway, searched them, tightly handcuffed them, arrested them, and brought them to the 75th Precinct. Plaintiffs were charged with unlawful possession of marijuana which was later dismissed. After their arrest, Defendant Officers obtained a search warrant based on unreliable information.

Plaintiff Attorney

Michael O. Hueston, Esq.16 Court Street, Suite 3301Brooklyn, New York 11241718-246-2900

Force Detail
False Criminal Charges Outcome
False Criminal Charges Type
Charges Against Plaintiff

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