An investigation is underway after an off-duty NYPD officer shot a man in a wheelchair in Brooklyn.
The incident happened at about 2:45 a.m. Sunday in East Flatbush.
The officer returned fire, striking the man in the hip.
The suspect was taken to Brookdale Hospital where is in stable condition and in police custody.
The wheelchair-bound shooter has several prior arrests, police said.
The officer was not injured, but was removed to Methodist Hospital for evaluation.
A .38 caliber revolver was recovered at the scene.
(Yossi Taub – YWN)