NYPD officer from Massapequa dragged by driver at East Harlem checkpoint

Police say the unidentified officer stopped the driver at an East Harlem checkpoint. (4/26/14)

MASSAPEQUA - An NYPD officer from Massapequa is recovering after being dragged by a car Friday night.

Police say the unidentified officer stopped the driver at an East Harlem checkpoint.

News 12 was told the driver, who had a suspended license, took off with the cop clinging to his steering wheel.

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The suspect has not yet been apprehended.

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