Flatbush. Three police officers were injured after getting attacked by a suspect, late Wednesday night.
The incident happened 11:45pm Wednesday night at the corner of Church Avenue & Flatbush Avenue in Flatbush, Brooklyn. Where 2 cops from the 70th precinct were assigned on a Anti-looting post, when a suspect walked up to the officers and struck one of them in the neck with a knife.
Other two officers that were close by heard gunshots and quickly responded when arrived they saw the suspect with a gun in his hand believed to be one of the officers weapon and shot the suspect.
Two officers got shot in the hand and one stabbed in the neck are all in stable condition and expected to fully recover, the suspect was struck with multiple bullets and is listed in critical condition in Kings County hospital, 22 shell casings were recovered at the scene and the knife the suspect used.
The investigation is still ongoing, and so more details will be available soon.