Transcript for Cops Fatally Shoot Man Near Times Square
-- dangerous and deadly encounter on Saturday afternoon along the busy seventh avenue. -- Shows dozens of cops chasing a one year old man and the. -- -- Police pushed people away they box the man in nearly a dozen shots flying. Even cops on the season seemed stunned when it happens Edgar Delgado used his cell phone to record the shooting. Our members -- being issued -- -- -- tonight. Will be allowed them. Investigators have released this photo of the night the man was carry an eleven inch blade. They say he lunged at officers before two of them opened fire. It was a tae young black man with dreadlocks. He was -- -- the -- more and more than came running out of the station and running out of from wherever they where police say officers confronted the suspect. On 44 street when they saw him smoking marijuana. When they tried to arrest him they say he became agitated. Pulled out the not put a Bandana on its head and started running down seventh avenue. Along the way police say they try to use pepper spray to subdue the man but it didn't work. Six blocks later the frantic chase and -- an. And was rushed to Bellevue hospital where he done. Investigators say they did all they could to stop the man without killing him. But not all eyewitnesses agree that -- Sodom and okay. To -- athletics and I had.
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