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Off Duty Officer Almost Beaten to Death
WARNING: EXTREMELY OFFENSIVE LANGUAGE: An off-duty NYPD sergeant was beaten within an inch of his life outside a Queens diner early Sunday by a thug who kept brutally bashing his head as he lay sprawled in the street. A sickening cell-phone video shows Sgt. Mohammed Deen get knocked to the ground, then repeatedly kicked and punched by a hulking brute identified by cops as Hayden Holder, 29, of Jamaica. At one point, the video shows the attacker leaving Deen crumpled on the pavement as he tries to smash in the windows of the NYPD veteran's nearby white BMW 535i — with Deen's horrified wife locked inside, a police source said. Read more at http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2013/11/18/suspect-charged-in-beating-of-off-duty-nypd-cop-due-in-court/