Cops were responding to a report of an emotionally disturbed person before shooting at and wounding a man carrying a knife.(Isabel Slepoy/New York Daily News)
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
Tuesday, January 3, 2017, 10:13 PM
Police shot and wounded man holding a knife during a confrontation in Brooklyn Tuesday night, cop sources said.
Cops were responding to a report of an emotionally disturbed person at a home on E. 99th St. near Ave. J in Canarsie at about 9:40 p.m. when the man emerged with a knife, sources said.
A responding cop shot the man in the chest, sources said. Medics were evaluating the man, whose wound did not appear life-threatening, sources said.
Cops recovered a knife at the scene, sources said.Send a Letter to the Editor
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