NYPD officer arrested for allegedly assaulting girlfriend

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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- An off-duty NYPD officer was arrested Monday night and charged with menacing, assault, and criminal mischief, police said, reportedly after assaulting his girlfriend.

Eduardo Vite, 53, was arrested at 9:20 p.m. in his Brooklyn home.

According to the New York Post, Vite joined the NYPD in June 1995 and is assigned to the 25th Precinct, which covered the northern portion of East Harlem.

No other details were available.