The incident took place at Clinton Avenue near Stratford Place.
A violent night in New York City sends two transit cops and one off-duty officer to the hospital.
Police say a man suspected of shooting an NYPD sergeant in the legs last month is in custody.
The New York City man charged with firing the shot that killed a police officer responding to a report of a break-in says in court papers he didn’t mean to fire the gun and he is sorry that it happened.
Police say for some reason a struggle broke out, the suspect — identified as 41-year-old Duane Oxley — fought for the officers gun and the officer was shot in the leg. The suspect was shot and killed by a second police officer.