NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An NYPD detective who was nearly killed on the job in Brooklyn received a special honor Saturday night.
He was severely injured in 2017 after he was dragged for several blocks by a teenager driving a stolen car in East Flatbush.
In 2017, Detective Dalsh Veve was severely injured after being dragged for several blocks by a teen driving a stolen car.
— NYPD NEWS (@NYPDnews) June 20, 2021
Let’s give it up for our Honorary Flag Captain! 💙🧡
I’m 2017, Detective Dalsh Veve was a plainclothes officer that responded to a call that left him paralyzed after being dragged by the car of a motorist who was being questioned. Dalsh has been serving in the NYPD since 2008. pic.twitter.com/5ZheBpf8zv
— New York Islanders (@NYIslanders) June 20, 2021
Veve suffered injuries that left him paralyzed.