NYPD officers slam man onto ground on UES as restaurants, bars draw crowds 05/18/2020 7:58 am PDT Comments WPIX / Twitter via WPIX: NEW YORK CITY (WPIX) -- As New Yorkers enjoyed the warm weather over the weekend, crowds gathered outside restaurants and bars. One incident with NYPD officers turned aggressive after police said a man became combative and resisted arrest. On Saturday, officers on patrol encountered a man causing a disturbance outside the Mexicoma restaurant on the Upper East Side around 11:15 p.m. When police asked him for identification, the man refused and became combative, according to police. Officers attempted to restrain him and he resisted arrest, authorities said. He was issued a summons for having an open container of alcohol. MORE: NYPD officers slam man onto ground on UES as restaurants, bars draw crowds - WPIX #Coronavirus #NewYork #NewYorkCity #WPIX Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.