Armed suspect shot by NYPD officers in Brooklyn

By | December 20, 2021

NYPD Shooting – Officers with the New York City Police Department are investigating an officer involved shooting early hours of Monday in Brooklyn. An armed suspect was shot following a report of an armed person at the early hours of the morning.

According to the departments, the incident happened at approximately 4:30 a.m. near Eastern Parkway and Utica Avenue in Crown Heights. Officials responded to a 911 call for a person with a weapon at the aforementioned address. On arrival, officers encountered the suspect who they said aimed his weapon at them prompting officials to discharge their weapons.

It is not immediately know if the unidentified suspect was pronounced dead at the scene, or the state of his injuries. This is a developing story.