Police: Officers hurt after wanted man violently resists arrest

Two police officers are recovering after they were allegedly attacked by a wanted Wyandanch man. While officers were trying to arrest 38-year-old Christopher Brooks yesterday

WOODBURY - Two police officers are recovering after they were allegedly attacked by a wanted Wyandanch man.

While officers were trying to arrest 38-year-old Christopher Brooks yesterday in Wyandanch, they say he violently resisted arrest - throwing one officer to the ground and punching and kicking him.

After being handcuffed, Brooks allegedly headbutted another officer.

Brooks was wanted for allegedly stabbing two people in June.

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