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New York Police Department officer shot his arm while responding to a shooting in Brooklyn

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Thursday afternoon, aNew York Police Departmentwas shot in his arm in response to a shooting in Brooklyn.  

Police officers were walking near Pitkin Avenue and Legion Street in Brooklyn'sBrownsville districtwhen they were attacked. 

The crime scene in the Brownsville neighborhood of Brooklyn. 

Crime scene in the Brownsville district Brooklyn ..  (WNYW)

Officers were taken to Kings County Hospital. His injury was not considered life-threatening. 

NYPD told Fox News that the gun had been recovered. The suspect has not been arrested

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Police updated at a press conference Was planned to be provided. 

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Bradford Betz is a FoxNews Digital reporter. Story tips can be sent and Twitter:@ Bradford_Betz.