Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said 27-year-old Officer Ivan Marcano shot and killed one suspect “in a remarkable display of marksmanship” following an apparently wild series of events.
The shooting happened around 10:40 p.m. on Union Hall Street in Jamaica. The NYPD said the injury was not life-threatening.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Officer Kevin Brennan was shot at the Bushwick House, which is a housing project. The alleged gunman, who officials named as Louis “Baby” Ortiz, is also wanted in connection with a homicide earlier this month, Bloomberg said.
An off-duty Triboro Bridge and Tunnel Authority officer was shot Saturday night during a botched robbery at a Brooklyn store.
A Lakewood police officer was shot to death in the line of duty during an incident on August Drive on Friday. The wounded officer was taken to Jersey Shore University Medical Center, where he later died.
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