BAYONNE, NJ - An off-duty police officer stopped an assault that led to the arrest of 24-year-old Bayonne man Tuesday.

According to Captain Eric Amato, the officer reported witnessing the suspect, identified as Robert J. Mahne, attack the male victim as he walked back to his car after exiting Domino’s Pizza on Avenue C. 

The victim said that as he approached his vehicle the suspect, unprovoked, punched him several times about the head until he was stopped by the off-duty officer.

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Mahne was charged with Simple Assault and also found to have an outstanding warrant issued by the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office.

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