Disturbing video shows a man hitting an female NYPD officer in the back of her head with a bottle as she and a colleague inspected a smoke shop.
According to NYC Scoop the attack happened around 1:40 p.m. on April 17 near 231st Street and Broadway outside Delicious Deli.
45-year-old Jose Garcia of Kingsbridge Heights who has 11 prior arrests came out of nowhere behind the officer and started striking her and her partner.
After first making contact, he then started landing punches on her male partner and was swiftly put in a head lock by a third officer.
Meanwhile the female officer ran off into the road with her head in her hand.
The suspect was arrested, and the police officer was taken to the hospital.