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Howard Beach man sentenced for assault of off-duty cop
News Melissa Chan 1/25/2012 at 4:28PM

A Howard Beach man who brutally beat a cop during a gang assault has been sentenced to 18 years in prison. Joseph Meyer, 26, was convicted of first-degree gang assault and other charges for an August 2009 attack on an off-duty police officer during a traffic dispute, according to District Attorney Richard A. Brown. According [...]