NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A New York City police officer was arrested Wednesday and charged with assault.

Officer Lisette Jordan, 43, was arrested around 1:45 p.m. in the 5th Police Precinct, which includes the Chinatown area in Lower Manhattan.

She was charged with third-degree assault, police said.

Jordan was off duty at the time of her arrest.

Further details about the case were not immediately available.

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