Joel Brakken Dec. 24, 2013, 3:00pm

A man is suing a dog owner over claims he was bit by the dog.

Mateusz Nosek filed a lawsuit Dec. 4 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Barthomie Debowski.

According to the complaint, Debowksi owned a dog named "Boss." Nosek says that on Sept. 8, 2012, while he was on a property at 3030 N. Osceola Ave. in Chicago, and with Debowski present, Boss bit him, causing injuries.

Nosek is seeking damages in excess of the jurisdictional limit. He is being represented in the case by attorneys Elizabeth A. Kaveny and David J. Rashid of Burke Wise Morrissey & Kaveny LLC.

Cook County Circuit Court Case No. 2013L013768.

This is a report on a civil lawsuit filed in the Circuit Court of Cook County. The details in this report come from an original complaint filed by a plaintiff. Please note, a complaint represents an accusation by a private individual, not the government. It is not an indication of guilt, and it only represents one side of the story.

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