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Motorcycle melee

Courtroom sketch of bikers Wojciech Braszczok and James Kuehne, charged in the Sept. West Side Highway motorcycle melee. (credit: Jane Rosenberg)

DA: Charges Stand Against Officer Accused In Motorcycle Melee

The Manhattan district attorney’s office had said in December that the SUV driver’s facial injuries were healing and might not warrant the first-degree assault and gang assault charges against Detective Wojciech Braszczok and nine other bikers. The charges require permanent disfigurement.

02/27/2014

Courtroom sketch of bikers Wojciech Braszczok and James Kuehne, charged in the Sept. West Side Highway motorcycle melee. (credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Undercover NYPD Detective Pleads Not Guilty To Gang Assault Charge In Motorcycle Melee

Wojciech Braszczok appeared in Manhattan state Supreme Court Wednesday. He and 10 other bikers were charged with gang assault in the Sept. 29 West Side Highway incident.

11/20/2013

Jason Brown (Ken Murray/New York Daily News)

9th Suspect Charged In Manhattan Motorcycle-SUV Melee

Police have charged 40-year-old Jason Brown of Brooklyn with felony assault and gang assault.

10/23/2013

Bikers surround a Range Rover in Washington Heights on Sept. 29, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Road Rage Case Breakdown: Who’s Who In Manhattan Motorcycle Melee

A YouTube video of a disturbing confrontation between an SUV driver and group of motorcyclists on the West Side Highway has captivated the country — and left law enforcement officials in New York City busy. There are a lot of players and suspects involved in the case — here is a breakdown of those involved.

10/23/2013

Officer Matt Rodriguez (CBS News)

2nd NYPD Undercover Officer Comes Forward In Biker Road-Rage Case

Weeks after video of a road rage attack in Manhattan by a bunch of bikers on the driver of an SUV went viral, a second undercover police officer has come forward.

10/16/2013

Republican mayoral candidate Joseph Lhota (credit: Getty Images)

Day After Debate, Lhota Unleashes Attack Ad Targeting de Blasio’s Response To Motorcycle Melee

The spot is called “Can’t Go Back.” After running footage of the motorcycle melee, it segues to images from the 1970s and ’80s, depicting an overturned police car, a man holding a gun, and corpses on the ground.

10/16/2013

Alexian Lien

SUV Driver Seen For First Time Since Biker Melee

Alexian Lien, the sport-utility vehicle driver who was attacked and beaten in a clash with bikers last month, was seen before cameras for the first time since the attack in recent days.

10/13/2013

Bikers surround a Range Rover in Washington Heights on Sept. 29, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Grand Jury Indicts 2 In Motorcycle Melee, Including Suspect Seen Smashing SUV Window

Among others facing possible indictment is undercover NYPD detective Wojciech Braszczok, who is accused of being a key player in the attack.

10/11/2013

NYPD Detective Wojciech Braszczok is escorted from court after appearing on charges that he participated in the infamous biker melee in Washington Heights. (Credit: CBS 2)

Report: Internal Affairs Officer Admits He Was Among Bikers Involved In Melee

A seventh biker has been arraigned on charges stemming from the Sept. 29 incident that began on the West Side Highway.

10/10/2013

Bikers surround a Range Rover in Washington Heights on Sept. 29, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

NYPD Detective Charged With Attacking Driver In Motorcycle-SUV Melee

Wojciech Braszczok was arraigned on assault, gang assault and criminal mischief charges.

10/09/2013

Bikers surround a Range Rover in Washington Heights on Sept. 29, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Undercover Cop Among Latest Arrests In Manhattan Motorcycle Melee

His lawyer had said Monday that the detective only witnessed other bikers attacking the vehicle.

10/08/2013

Biker Christopher Cruz appears in court on Oct. 2, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Biker Accused Of Triggering Motorcycle Melee Speaks Out

The NYPD released photos of the two persons of interest who they said were part of the large group of bikers. Police said the two are wanted for questioning.

10/07/2013

Images of a suspect who police say was seen bashing in the SUV's window. (credit: NYPD)

2 Bikers Involved In Manhattan Motorcycle Melee Turn Themselves In

Police have identified the suspect who authorities said is seen on a YouTube video violently smashing the window of a SUV after an intense confrontation between the driver and a group of bikers on Sunday.

10/04/2013

Motorcycles, quads and dirt bikes police have seized so far this year. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: More Than 1K Motorcycles Seized Citywide So Far This Year

Police released photos from their initiative after the driver of a SUV was chased and attacked Sunday by a large group of bikers on the Henry Hudson Parkway.

10/04/2013

Rosalyn Ng and Alexian Lien (credit: CBS 2)

Family: SUV Driver ‘Faced With Life-Threatening Situation’ In Motorcycle Melee

The family of Range Rover driver Alexian Lien issued a statement Thursday via their attorney.

10/03/2013

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