Police: Prostitute stabbed officers with hypodermic needle

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Kristen Monk
MELBOURNE, Fla. —

A prostitute stabbed two Melbourne police officers with a hypodermic needle, investigators said.

Kristen Monk stabbed a lieutenant and an officer when they tried to arrest her Sunday morning, authorities said.

The officers were released from the hospital and are awaiting test results.

Monk was charged with battery on a law enforcement officer.