Cell phone video that appears to show a New Jersey police officer punching a woman in the face has gone viral after being posted on YouTube.
According to the New York Daily News , police in Elizabeth, N.J. are investigating the 20-second clip filmed during a brawl outside a night club.
The club, according to the report , is called Envy Night Club.
The video shows the officer going to arrest a man, but then punching a woman who tries to intervene.
The circumstances behind the punch are not clear, the New York Daily News reports.
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