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October 09, 2013

Undercover NYPD detective may face additional charges in motorcycle mob attack

Prosecutors pondered an additional charge against the undercover NYPD detective arrested after lying to police brass about his part in a motorcycle mob attack, a source told the Daily News.

The Manhattan district attorney’s office was reviewing video of the Sept. 29 beating to determine if cop Wojchiech Braszczok, 32, can face assault charges, said a source close to the case.

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Braszczok, a 10-year NYPD veteran, is already charged with riot and criminal mischief. He was expected in a Manhattan courtroom for arraignment Wednesday afternoon.

Braszczok surrendered Tuesday night on the charges after a videotape surfaced showing that he took an active role when Manhattan dad was chased down by the motorcyclists and beaten, sources said.


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