News Off-duty NYPD cop Vladimir A. Radionov charged with punching Brighton Beach neighbor, sources say An off-duty cop, Vladimir A. Radionov, was charged with punching his neighbor, 71, in Brighton Beach, the NYPD said. Photo Credit: Theodore Parisienne By Alison Fox firstname.lastname@example.org @AlisonFox Updated June 6, 2016 4:34 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email An off-duty cop was charged Monday with punching his 71-year-old neighbor and then dragging her out of the elevator of their Brighton Beach apartment building, a police source said. The officer, Vladimir A. Radionov, 46, was charged with several offenses, including second-degree assault and harassment, sources said. Bail was set at $5,000. Radionov, who has been a police officer for 11 years, got into an argument with the woman about the woman’s dog at about 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, according to sources and the criminal complaint. He allegedly hit her on the back of her head, her neck, and her back, according to the complaint. He was arrested later that night. Attorney information for him was not immediately available. Radionov’s next court appearance is scheduled for Aug. 10. By Alison Fox email@example.com @AlisonFox Alison covers law enforcement and breaking news. She previously worked at The Wall Street Journal, and has a master’s degree from Northwestern University and bachelor’s from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.