A Cook County resident is suing a man he alleges hit him at an animal hospital.
Artem Cheprasov filed a lawsuit April 29 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Steven Tark, citing battery.
Cheprasov claims Tark repeatedly hit him in the head, face and body on Oct. 5 at or near the McCormick Animal Hospital, 8260 N. McCormick Blvd. in Skokie. He contends he suffered injuries as a result of the incident and is seeking more than $50,000 in damages.
The plaintiff is being represented by Alexander McHenry Memmen of The Memmen Law Firm LLC.
Cook County Circuit Court Case No. 2014L004687.
This is a report on a civil lawsuit filed in the Cook County Circuit Court. 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.