By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An alleged assault on a police officer in Brooklyn was caught on camera.

The NYPD released body camera video Monday of what it says was an unprovoked attack early Sunday morning in East Flatbush.

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Police said 27-year-old Tyshaun Holloway suddenly hit the officer with a glass bottle. The suspect then tried to run away, but officers chased him and arrested him.

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Holloway has been charged with assault, menacing and resisting arrest.

The NYPD said he was arrested twice in 2016 for assaulting police officers.

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The officer is expected to be okay.

CBSNewYork Team