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Machete-wielding suspect fatally shot by NYPD in Brooklyn street: sources

Machete-wielding suspect fatally shot by NYPD in Brooklyn street: sources
The shooting unfolded about 6:15 p.m., near the corner of Strauss St. and Dumont Ave. in Brownsville, police said.

xml:space="preserve"> xml:space="preserve"> Police responding to a domestic violence incident fatally shot a machete-wielding man on a Brooklyn street Tuesday night, cop sources said.Sources said the man attacked a woman, slashing her head and cutting her hand, possibly severing a finger.He then rushed at police, and officers fired two shots, striking him in the chest, police sources said.The man shot by police did not survive his wounds, sources said.

Medics took two people to Kings County Hospital, according to an FDNY spokesperson.(Jeff Bachner/for New York Daily News) The shooting unfolded about 6:15 p.

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