There’s a video going viral shot Tuesday morning showing unmasked NYPD officers shoving a masked passenger out of a station’s emergency exit after the passenger asked the cops to put masks on and comply with the city’s mandate.


The officers were later identified as Joseph Vincent and Grace Rosero Tapia:

The NYPD is investigating:

And Mayor Bill de Blasio added that he was “troubled” by what he saw:

The passenger, Andy Gilbert, said to reporters after the altercations that the “male officer was playing dumb and claimed he couldn’t hear me”:

According to Gilbert, the officer told him “if you’re not going to ride the train, you can get out”:

Now we wait to see what the NYPD decides to do:


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