By CBSMiami.com Team

SUNRISE (CBSMiami) – The Sunrise police sergeant caught on camera attacking a fellow officer during an arrest has been placed on administrative leave with pay.

Bodycam video captured Sgt. Christopher Pullease putting his hands around the female officer’s throat.

An internal affairs investigation, as well as a criminal investigation, is underway by the Sunrise Police Department and the Broward State Attorney’s Office.

CBSMiami.com Team