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Punch-and-Run Attacker Injures NYPD Officer

August 05, 2010  | 

An NYPD officer was severely injured earlier this week by a man who reportedly blindsided him with a punch to the face.

Terrell Montgomery, 18, a welterweight at just 5-feet-6 and 150 pounds, reportedly threw the vicious punch about 5:20 p.m. Monday, while the officer was putting two women under arrest in Far Rockaway, Queens. Montgomery was not associated with the two women, according to police. The suspect is still at large.

Cops said the punch was a cheap shot, with Montgomery appearing out of an "unknown direction" and clocking the officer on the left side of his face. The officer received a concussion from the attack.

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Tags: NYPD, Assaults on Officers


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