Relentless heat lingers through the weekend in Brooklyn; possible pop-up thunderstorms

Police: Driver pulls out gun following fender bender in Bushwick

The suspect allegedly pulled the trigger, but no one was hurt.

News 12 Staff

May 11, 2021, 4:56 PM

Updated 1,138 days ago


A driver allegedly pulled out a gun during a fight over a fender bender in Bushwick.
News 12 is told the incident happened Sunday on Palmetto Street.
Police tell News 12 that a driver hit a 53-year-old man’s car while moving in reverse at a red light.
The 53-year-old attempted to exchange information with the other man, who police say pulled out a gun.
The suspect allegedly pulled the trigger, but no one was hurt.
Police say the man who fired the gun was seen fleeing in a white Honda sedan on Bushwick Avenue.

More from News 12