Yonkers officer goes for wild ride on mechanical bull

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Tuesday's National Night Out proved to be a wild ride for one local police officer. 

Officer McDonald from the Yonkers Police Department let loose and hopped on a mechanical bull.

The officer may have a future in rodeo as the Facebook video shows he held on for at least 30 seconds.

The officer with Yonkers third precinct was among thousands of officers who took part in the nationwide event, enjoying some fun with the communities they serve and protect.

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