Man accused of assaulting 5 people, including 2 officers

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A Lindenhurst man was arrested for allegedly assaulting five people, including two police officers.

Suffolk police say they responded to the scene after 20-year-old Christian Perrone allegedly punched two men and a woman at South Delaware Avenue and Kansas Street shortly before 11:30 p.m. Friday.

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When police arrived, they say Perrone punched one officer, breaking her nose.  He also allegedly resisted arrested and struggled with a second officer, who suffered a broken finger.

Perrone is charged with resisting arrest and multiple accounts of assault.

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