US riots shooting: Two NYPD officers were injured
The attack was reported on Tuesday night after 9pm at the Kingsborough Houses at Rochester Avenue and Dean Street, in Brooklyn, according to ABC news. Police said at least five people were taken to local hospitals. However, their conditions are not yet known.
NYPD Chief Terence Monahan wrote on Twitter: "Currently in Brooklyn at the scene of a police-involved shooting.
"When officers arrived at Rochester Avenue & Bergen Street, they observed a male shot.
"They then engaged an armed man and discharged their weapons, striking the man.
"An illegal gun was recovered at the scene."
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