1 person shot, 2 officers injured in overnight shooting

EAST FLATBUSH - Police are investigating an officer-involved chase and shooting overnight.

Authorities say it took place near East 48th Street and Linden Boulevard in East Flatbush.

Sources say some sort of confrontation began between the officers and a suspect and a chase and manhunt ensued. Some neighbors say they heard NYPD helicopters patrolling, but remained inside after they heard rounds go off.

Police say the officers involved were treated at a hospital and released for minor injuries. The suspect, police say, suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was taken to the hospital. Police say the suspect is expected to be OK.

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