Police shoot man who attacked NYPD officers with cleaver

RAW: NYPD cleaver attack

NEW YORK – A man with a cleaver attacked two NYPD officers outside Penn Station in midtown Manhattan Thursday afternoon before he was shot by officers, according to WNBC.

The attack happened in the middle of the evening rush hour.

The officers were taken to Bellevue Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, WNBC said.  The suspect was also hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.

Additional details were not immediately available.

(© 2016 WXIA)


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