NYPD takes Joe Biden’s niece into custody

The niece of Vice President Joe Biden was in police custody in New York City on Tuesday.

The NYPD says that officer took Caroline Biden into custody after responding to a report of a dispute at her Tribeca apartment.

Police said the 26-year-old scuffled with officers as they tried to break up a fight between her and her roommate.

Charges are reportedly pending. The vice president’s office declined to comment.

Caroline Biden is the daughter of the vice president’s brother, James Biden Sr.