THE BRONX - A police officer in the Bronx has been arrested and charged with an alleged assault from last summer. 

According to court documents, Ronald Taylor, hit a man named Fernando Rios several times in the face back in August at an Exterior Street shopping complex. 

He's facing charges of third-degree assault and second-degree harassment, and is due back in court on April 25. 

Taylor is assigned to the property clerk division.