Another video allegedly shows officer placing chokehold on suspect in East Harlem

Pedestrians stand beside a memorial for Eric Garner,

Pedestrians stand beside a memorial for Eric Garner, a Staten Island man who died while being arrested by New York City police, Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in New York. Demonstrators gathered at a park Tuesday, near where police attempted to arrest Garner, 43, on suspicion of selling untaxed cigarettes. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) (July 25, 2014 8:04 AM)

The NYPD is conducting an internal investigation after another video has surfaced purportedly showing another officer using a chokehold on a suspect.

Police say the video was taken as officers arrested a young man for not paying a train fare at an East Harlem subway station.

They say the incident happened on July 14, three days before Staten Island man Eric Garner died while in police...

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