NYPD Cop Put in Headlock While Trying to Disperse Crowd
Bronx DA investigates man who put NYPD officer in headlock in viral video The man in the video had been charged with assault. The NYPD arrested a man seen in viral video being cheered as he puts a Bronx officer in a headlock but he was released after prosecutors said they needed more time to investigate the incident. The video shows a man police identified as Wisnel Manzueta, 29, grabbing the cop in a headlock while the officer and his partner struggle to arrest another man on a Bronx street corner on July 1. Police said Manzueta was part of a crowd seen in the video taunting the two officers as they fought to put Franklin Adrian, 31, in a patrol car. Police said Adrian became violent after he was issued a ticket for parking near a fire hydrant. Check out the link to read more about this.