City set to pay $525k for autistic teen hit by police
Under a settlement advanced tuesday by a City Council committee, $525k would go to the family of 16-year-old Oscar Guzman
By Fran Spielman
CHICAGO — Chicago taxpayers would pay $525,000 to the family of a 16-year-old autistic boy allegedly chased and clubbed by Chicago Police officers who tried to question him, under a settlement advanced Tuesday by a City Council committee.
The latest in a series of incidents involving allegations of excessive force by Chicago Police occurred around 10 p.m. April 22, 2009.