Police shot an armed suspect in Brooklyn on Monday evening, law-enforcement sources said.
Cops were responding to a report of a man with a gun in Prospect Lefferts Gardens around 6 p.m. when they arrived at the scene and found a guy brandishing a firearm, sources said.
Officers shot the unidentified suspect in the leg, sources said.
He is not believe to have suffered life-threatening injuries and is being treated at a local hospital.
Sources said at least some officers were also taken to the hospital because they had ringing in their ears.
Cops recovered a gun at the scene, sources said.
The incident took place at Bedford Avenue and Lenox Road near Prospect Park, sources said.
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