Photog sues Mike Tyson for $25m

October 19th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI  

Washington, Oct 19 (ANI): Former heavyweight champ Mike Tyson has been sued for 25 million dollars by a photographer, who claims the boxer beat him down last November.

Tyson was arrested after a run-in with a photog at LAX, reports

He was initially booked for misdemeanor battery, but the L.A. City Attorney officially rejected the case, citing “insufficient evidence.”

According to the civil lawsuit, the photographer — Antonio Echavarria — claims Tyson attacked him, hit him with a closed left fist, and broke his camera.

Echavarria also claims he suffered a concussion and strain to his spinal cord.

He’s asking for 25 million dollar in damages. (ANI)

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