As she walked toward the man, she asks him to stop recording. He asks her not to approach him.
That's when she says she is calling police, and says "I'm going to tell them there's an African American man threatening my life." She repeats the phrase a few times, seeming more distressed each time.
Cooper is not heard making any threats on video.
Police responded to the park after the 8:10 a.m. call, officials said.
"Upon arrival, police determined two individuals had engaged in a verbal dispute," an NYPD spokesperson said. "There were no arrests or summonses issued and both parties went on their way."