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Report: undercover cop was among bikers

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

An off-duty undercover police officer with the NYPD was among the bikers that got into an altercation with a family inside an SUV on the Henry Hudson Parkway and didn't step in when some of the bikers beat the driver to a pulp, the New York Post reported, citing sources.

Fox 5 News has not independently confirmed the story. In an email, an NYPD spokesman said only: "This is an ongoing investigation."

The incident happened Sunday. The cop came forward on Wednesday night.

Internal Affairs detectives are investigating if any other off-duty police officers who are members of a local motorcycle club were also there and witnessed what happened, the Post reported.

A source said the undercover officer was not investigating the bikers but didn't act because he didn't want to blow his cover.

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