NYPD cop opens fires during Brooklyn car stop after driver tries to run him over

Police opened fire on a driver who tried to mow down four officers in two separate car stops in Brooklyn early Wednesday, police said.

The drama began on Schneck Ave. in East New York about 3:30 a.m. when cops searching for a crook breaking into cars spotted a 2004 Honda CR-V with New Jersey plates and tinted windows moving down the street erratically.

When the officers tried to stop the SUV the driver tried to run over the officers, forcing them to jump out of the way, police sources said.

(Jeff Bachner/for New York Daily News) An NYPD cop opened fire on a driver who tried to run him over during a car stop Brooklyn early Wednesday, police said.

The drama began when police saw a Honda CR-V heading against traffic near the Jackie Robinson Parkway and Jamaica Ave. in […]

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