A man was detained in Nam Dinh Province for attacking a team of traffic police with a stick last week.
Vu Thanh Chung, 40, is in custody and being investigated for resisting officers, Nam Dinh police said.
The incident took place on Aug. 4, a footage of which has since went viral on the Internet.
According to the police, the police officers were talking with a traffic law violator in Nam Truc Dist. when Chung and a woman came and attempted to persuade them to let him go without a fine.
As the officers ignored him, Chung found a bamboo stick and started hitting the them.
He was later overpowered and detained, the police said.
It's unclear if Chung and the traffic violator were relatives, or why Chung attacked the police.