(Video credit: NYPD via Storyful)
NEW YORK (WJW) — Video shows an officer on horseback pursuing a suspect accused of robbing a sunglasses vendor in Times Square.
The mounted officer can be seen pursuing the suspect as other officers apprehend the man.
Reports say the suspect allegedly swung a piece of glass at the vendor before leaving without paying. He was charged with robbery, menacing, and criminal possession of a weapon.
NYPD added to the tweet, “All of your NYPD officers are involved in crime reduction, even the four-legged ones.”