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Michael Verbitsky is escorted out of the 19th Precinct Station House on Aug. 24, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Attorney: Shooting That Wounded Gracie Mansion Guard Was Accidental, Weapon Not ‘Real’

The female officer, who part of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s advance team, had pulled up to the mayor’s residence on East End Avenue ahead of his arrival when the incident occurred.

08/24/2015

A police officer was shot in the back with a pellet gun near Gracie Mansion on Sunday night. (Credit: CBS2)

Police Officer Wounded In Pellet Gun Shooting Near Gracie Mansion

A police officer was wounded in a pellet gun shooting near the Mayor’s home on Sunday.

08/23/2015

Queens Toy Gun

EXCLUSIVE: Man Arrested For Allegedly Shooting Realistic Toy Gun With Kids In Queens Park

A Queens man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly firing a lifelike weapon and handing it over to his toddler-age son. The man’s family, however, called it all an overreaction to toy guns.

05/08/2013

Main Street - Smithtown, NY - File Photo

L.I. Man Opens Fire On Cars During Rush Hour

Police say two cars were shot, their windshields shattered. One man is under arrest and faces numerous charges.

09/15/2010