Off-duty cop struck with scooter in road rage assault on the Upper East Side | Upper East Site, NYPD UES Road Rage Suspect Accused of Beating Off-Duty Cop Freed Without Bail by Upper East Site Staff April 2, 2023, 9:38 pm 2 Comments A biker from The Bronx who investigators say pummeled an off-duty police officer — in a case of road rage — who was out walking his dog on the Upper East Side this week, was busted on Friday. He was then quickly released without bail, UpperAlready a subscriber? Log in here. Continue reading with an Upper East Site subscription. Read More Comments are closed. 2 Comments Expand All Collapse All Sort by Newest Oldest 1) I don’t care if you are in your 50’s, cops should be prepared for and ready for physical assault at all times. I really do respect police, but there are a lot who are either out of shape, don’t know how to fight, or both. 2) What is the prior record of this suspect? If he had a violent history or skipped bail before, then he should have been held on bail. If not then he is innocent until proven guilty, they may not have the right guy. The only exception to that would be undeniable video evidence. Please, when the info is available, tell us whether or not the mopeds, motorcycles, cars have plates or not. Just want to make the point that most do not.