NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD said its Internal Affairs Bureau is reviewing an incident after video of a violent confrontation between a teenager and police was posted online.
The incident happened Monday on Madison Street on the Lower East Side.READ MORE: Sen. Chuck Schumer Urges Feds To Release $5 Billion To Address Mental Health Problems Stemming From Pandemic
The video, which was posted Wednesday, shows three uniformed officers holding the teen while an officer in street clothing runs up and punches him twice.
In the video, one witness can be heard saying, “Hey, hey, hey! Stop it! Get off him.”