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NYPD Officer Accused Of DWI, Punching Someone In Face In Brooklyn

July 03, 2018 - 7:42 pm

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Police this week arrested one of their own.

An off-duty officer was arrested in Brooklyn just before 9:30 p.m. Monday after he allegedly got into a crash.

He is also accused of punching a person in the face and attempting to flee.

Tanvir Ahmed, 28, faces charges of assault, driving while intoxicated, leaving the scene of a crash, and refusing to take a breath test, police said.