TWO INDICTED FOR RED BANK COP ASSAULTS

AUTHORITIES_RB2A Monmouth County grand jury handed down unrelated indictments this week of two men accused of assaulting Red Bank police officers.

According to documents provided by the county prosecutor’s office, Peter Mullen, 23, of Tallwood Lane in Lincroft, was indicted Wednesday on three counts of aggravated assault on police officers and one count of resisting arrest arising out of an incident on White Street on May 28.

Borough resident Luis Crespo, 21, of Shrewsbury Avenue, was indicted Thursday on three counts of assault by auto and one count of aggravated assault on a police officer for an alleged attempt to run down three victims – including two who were seriously injured – and a police officer last January 18.

Further details were not immediately available about either incident.