NYPD: Police shoot man in BrooklynPosted: Updated:
Police say they shot and injured an armed man in East Flatbush.
The incident happened around 10:15 Thursday night.
According to police, officers responded to calls of a man with a gun and confronted the suspect. When he ran off, police say they saw what appeared to be a gun in his hand.
One officer fired, hitting the suspect in the leg.
Police say the weapon recovered from the scene was later determined to be a BB gun.
The suspect is listed in critical condition.