We are aware of the June 14 incident and video. After the incident, we immediately launched an investigation pursuant to our personnel policies into the response of our officer.
The investigation is ongoing and the officer involved has been assigned to desk duty pending the outcome. The intoxicated individual involved in the incident was arrested and charged with assault and disorderly conduct.
The confrontation was viewed by many, including the Governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, who called it an ‘undignified event’:
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