NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — A police officer was wounded in a pellet gun shooting near the Mayor’s home on Sunday.
The female officer is a member of Mayor de Blasio’s security detail. She exited an unmarked vehicle outside of 170 East End Avenue at 7:15 on Sunday night when she felt pain in her back, a source said.
The officer determined that she was shot in the back with a pellet gun, a source said.
The officer was taken to the hospital and was expected to be okay.