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Brooklyn man arrested in Inwood for allegedly resisting arrest

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A Brooklyn man was arrested in Inwood for allegedly resisting arrest on April 6.

According to detectives, Fourth Precinct police observed Christopher Landburg-Parker, 34, of Brooklyn, was driving north on Sheridan Boulevard without a license plate at 2:20 a.m. A VTL stop was initiated and police observed an out of state license plate on the deck of the rear window making it difficult to read. 

A subsequent investigation revealed that Landburg-Parker was driving with license plates not belonging to him and he also had a New York State Parole warrant for his arrest. 

Police then attempted to place the defendant into police custody at which time he allegedly attempted to run from the police. After a brief struggle, Landburg-Parker was placed into police custody. One officer suffered pain to his left knee after falling to the ground and another officer suffered back pain. Both officers were transported to a nearby hospital and were treated and released.

Landburg-Parker is charged with multiple VTL violations, three counts of Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument, Resisting Arrest, and two counts of Assault second Degree, New York State Parole Violation. He was arraigned in First District Court in Hempstead on Tuesday, April 6, 2021.