NYPD Det. Wojciech Braszczok Slapped With Multiple Charges

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A Manhattan grand jury has indicted 11 bikers, including an undercover New York City police detective, on various charges related to a motorcyclist-SUV highway brawl.

As WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported, the indictment Friday said undercover NYPD detective Wojciech Braszczok, 32, was charged with gang assault, criminal mischief, riot and other charges.

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Prosecutors have said Braszczok actively participated in the attack by shattering the SUV’s back window. Attorney John Arlia didn’t immediately return a message seeking comment.

Three men were charged with criminal possession of a weapon — one for having a shod foot and two others with possessing “a hard object.”

The indictment lists 14 counts, including coercion and riot.

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The men have court dates scheduled for next week and in February.

The SUV driver isn’t charged with any crime.

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