NYPD officers slam man onto ground on UES as restaurants, bars draw crowds
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Video posted on Twitter showed the man escorted out of the restaurant. He was then carried and thrown to the ground as officers arrested him.

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.

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