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Officials: Cops shoot, injure knife-wielding woman at Brooklyn Avenue apartment

Police say they responded to a call about

Police say they responded to a call about an emotional disturbed person at 107 Brooklyn Ave. (February 22, 2014 10:16 PM)

Police opened fire on a 35-year-old woman who allegedly lunged at them with a knife at 107 Brooklyn Ave. in Crown Heights.

Authorities say they received a call from the woman's parents saying that she was suicidal and behaving erratically. When two officers arrived shortly before 3 p.m., the woman allegedly lunged at them with a 15-inch knife.

Police say one of the officers fired a shot,...

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