- Associated Press - Wednesday, August 16, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Police in New York City are searching for a suspect who they say shot a police officer and a woman with a BB gun.

Officials say a 61-year-old woman was shot in the hand by a BB gun in the Mott Haven section of the Bronx around 10 p.m. Tuesday. Investigators say an officer was shot in the forearm by a BB when police arrived at the scene.

The woman was treated at Lincoln Hospital. The police officer was treated at the scene.

No arrests have been made.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide