Federal officials say 21-year-old Dzenan Camovic, who is in the U.S. illegally, repeatedly yelled “Allahu Akbar” during the June 3 attack.READ MORE: New York State Attorney General Letitia James Reportedly Planning To Announce Run For Governor
Investigators say he attacked the officers during protests that were happening at the time as a cover.
One officer was stabbed in the neck. Two others were shot in the hand.READ MORE: Candidate Conversations: Curtis Sliwa
State charges include attempted aggravated murder and first degree attempted murder.
He also faces federal charges on theft and unlawful use of a firearm.
Camovic is now being held without bail.MORE NEWS: Drug Trafficking Ring Shipped Cocaine To New York Inside Children's Lunch Boxes, Investigators Say
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