( 4UMF NEWS ) Cop Kills Man In Brooklyn:
The man who was eventually shot fled the vehicle, and one of the officers pursued him on foot to Hamilton Ave., underneath the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway overpass, the sources said.
As the man came near W. Ninth St., he grappled with the cop, leading the officer to fire at least one shot, with a round hitting the man in the back of the head, multiple police sources said. The man died at the scene, and police did not release his name.
Police investigator photographs the scene of the fatal shooting on Hamilton Ave. in Brooklyn Thursday night.
The officer was taken to Lutheran Medical Center for treatment of unspecified injuries.
A gun was recovered at the scene, the sources said, and the other three people in the car were taken to the NYPD’s 76th Precinct stationhouse for questioning.
It was not clear what led the officers to pull the car over. A police source said at least some of the cops involved in pulling over the Acura were assigned to Operation Losing Proposition, an anti-prostitution sting.