An NYPD officer who whacked an accused fare beater in the head with his baton has been home on paid sick leave with an injured wrist since the encounter, DNAinfo New York has learned.

Officer Evans Mazile was seen on a viral video bashing Donovan Lawson, 20, across the forehead inside the Myrtle Avenue station on the Bed-Stuy-Bushwick border, sending him stumbling in a daze with blood spraying onto witnesses nearby.

The encounter apparently left the officer with an injured wrist, and he’s been away from work — with pay — since the Nov. 20 clash.

Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson is probing the incident and weighing whether to present evidence to a grand jury to determine if a crime was committed.

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