It happened just before 9 p.m. on Jan. 6 near Pennsylvania Avenue in East New York.READ MORE: 18-Year-Old Saadiq Teague Arrested After Being Spotted With AK-47 At Times Square Subway Station
Police say officers approached two men standing next to a stolen white van.READ MORE: COVID Vaccine In New York: Walk-In Appointments Offered To All New Yorkers Over 50 At City-Run Sites
That’s when one of the suspects, 60-year-old Paul Reed, allegedly got in the van and took off, firing at the officers.
They fired back, hitting Reed in the leg.MORE NEWS: Discarded Tombstone Spotted On Empty Lot Raising Questions In Paramus
Reed is now facing charges, including reckless endangerment.