I-Team: Jury to hear civil case against Buffalo Police Officer

Posted at 7:36 PM, Jan 31, 2018

We have an update to a years long 7 Eyewitness News I-Team Investigation.

The I-Team has now learned a jury will hear the civil case against Buffalo Police Officer Cedric LittleJohn.  He is accused of assaulting Derrick Anderson outside the former Sinful Nightclub on Delaware Avenue in Buffalo in 2013.

Littlejohn was off-duty, working security at the bar when Anderson claims he was assaulted.

The altercation was recorded on surveillance video.

Jury selection begins next Thursday.

A jury trial is expected to begin days later in State Supreme Court in Erie County.

Stay with the 7 Eyewitness News I-Team for the very latest. 

To see former stories involving Officer Littlejohn, click here.