A man is suing over claims he injured himself after tripping on uneven stairs.
William Heimonen filed a lawsuit Jan. 6 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Linda Stephen.
According to the complaint, Heimonen was walking down a stairway on premises that Stephen owned and maintained on Jan. 18, 2012 when he tripped on the uneven stairs and sustained an injury.
Heimonen is being represented in the case by attorney Melanie J. VanOverloop of Anesi, Ozmon, Rodin, Novak & Kohen, Ltd.
Cook County Circuit Court Case No. 2014L000088.
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.