Man's suit says cops beat him, claims video proves it

A Chicago man says he was attacked by several police officers and has the video footage to prove it


By Ariel Cheung
Chicago Sun-Times

CHICAGO — A West Pullman man says he was attacked by several police officers and has the video footage to prove it.

LaMonte Simmons, 22, filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday against Chicago Police alleging that officers used excessive force and made a baseless arrest in an August 2009 incident.

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