NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — New body camera video shows Newark police officers being attacked during an arrest.
It happened Tuesday on Cypress Street.READ MORE: Driver Wanted After Jeep Plowed Into Family On Bronx Sidewalk; 'Car Sped Up To Hit Us,' Witness Says
Police say they were attempting to stop a man suspected of gun possession when two of the suspect’s brothers interfered and a struggle ensued.READ MORE: Suffolk County Police Looking For 2 Missing Teens From Lindenhurst
Two officers suffered minor injuries. Four men ended up getting arrested.MORE NEWS: Gottlieb Says US Needs New Vaccine Strategy As Pace Of Shots Lags
In a statement, Newark’s public safety director said in part, “In today’s climate, where similarly minor incidents have resulted in unpredictable outcomes, our officers ensured that not one of the civilians involved was injured, and that is highly commendable.”