NEW WAR ON COPS: Watch This Thug Attack a Female Cop With a Hammer

This thug attacked a female NYPD cop and was later shot and wounded.

Police shot and critically wounded a man in midtown Wednesday morning who was suspected in a string of hammer attacks, NYPD officials said.

David Baril, 30, of the Bronx, was shot and wounded about 10 a.m. after he pulled out a hammer when two officers — a male and female — recognized him and approached him for questioning at Eighth Avenue and 37th Street, according to law enforcement officials.

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At an hastily called news conference at the location, NYPD Commissioner William Bratton said the suspect “immediately pulled out a hammer and attempted to assault the female officer.”

Read more: Newsday

 

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