Cops shoot machete-wielding man in NYC

Police shot a 20-year-old man who charged at them while wielding a machete in Brooklyn on Tuesday night, sources told The Post

The incident took place just after 6 p.m. near Dumont Avenue and Strauss Street in Brownsville.

The unidentified suspect was taken to Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center with serious injuries, the sources said.

The officers fired two shots during the incident, the sources said.

The shooting comes just over 24 hours after police shot and wounded a 35-year-old man who lunged at officers with his hand in his waistband in Prospect Lefferts Gardens.

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