David Baril, 30, was shot three times while attacking NYPD Officer Lauren O’Rourke with the claw side of the hammer, police said.
Two officers recognized the suspect at 37th Street and 8th Avenue shortly before 10 a.m. and approached him, sources told CBS2.
Police on Tuesday were asking for help in finding a suspect who bashed a man in the head several times in the head with a hammer at a subway station in East New York, Brooklyn.
Police were asking the public for help Tuesday in finding a suspect who they said struck another man multiple times in the head in a Lower East Side public housing apartment last month.
Police were searching Tuesday for three men who allegedly held up a day spa on Staten Island and threatened an employee with a hammer.
Richianand Brijanand of Ozone Park was buying a MetroCard when police said the suspect walked up from behind, hit him in the head with a hammer and demanded money.
The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with a robbery that took place at a Brooklyn subway station on Wednesday morning.
Two Mineola teens were charged this weekend in an alleged rage assault on Long Island.
Police in Upper Manhattan on Monday were looking for a man who attacked not one, but two pedestrians, with a hammer to the head.
Police said the suspect came up behind 34-year-old Dru Barnes and struck him numerous times in the face and neck with a hammer on Jefferson Avenue before fleeing the scene last Thursday.
It happened early Wednesday morning at the Itsy Bitsy Baby furniture store Forest Avenue.
A man was arrested and charged with beating his father with a hammer in Essex Fells, N.J., early Sunday, after police found the suspect with a knife to his own throat.
Neighbors were in shock in the Norwood section of the Bronx Wednesday, after a woman was found beaten to death with a hammer.
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