NJ Transit Conducting Investigation Into Officer Who Allegedly Dragged, Hit Man

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New Jersey Transit Police have launched an investigation after cellphone footage surfaced showing one of its officer dragging and repeatedly hitting a man who was laying motionless on the pavement. 

“The matter is currently under investigation with New Jersey Transit Police Department’s Internal Affairs,” the department said in a statement to ABC on Monday. “The officer has been placed on administrative suspension pending the results of that investigation.”

The investigation comes after ABC 6 aired footage from a transit center in Trenton, N.J., on Saturday night.

In the video, an officer is seen yelling at a man on the ground to “get up and get out now.”

He then can be seen dragging and throwing the man on the pavement.

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