Cop testifies on why he brought backup to ex-Met Wally Backman’s house

The Long Island police officer who responded to the August call about ex-Met Wally Backman allegedly roughing up his then-girlfriend admitted in court Wednesday he brought along backup — because the woman was such a loose cannon. Riverside cop Timothy Murphy testified that he knew the former Mets second baseman’s ex, Amanda Byrnes — who… Continue reading at New York Post