Cop, bystander critical; hatchet-wielding suspect fatally shot in New York City

October 24, 2014 2:55 PM

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Cop, bystander critical; hatchet-wielding suspect fatally shot in New York City

New York City police have shot and killed a man they say critically injured a patrol officer with a hatchet in Jamaica, Queens, Thursday.

The incident, which police say happened without warning, took place on a commercial strip of Jamaica Avenue and 162nd Street around 2 p.m.

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