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Burglary suspect killed

Burglary suspect killed during struggle with NYC officers
May 4, 2008 2:27:27 PM PDT
Police say a man suspected of breaking into a Manhattan building has been shot to death during a struggle with officers. New York Police Department Assistant Chief Michael Collins says three officers responded to a 911 call of a burglary on East 40th Street about 3:40 a.m. Sunday.

Police say the unidentified man died from a single gunshot wound to his head during a struggle with a police sergeant and a lieutenant in a 13-story commercial building.

Police say the man shot himself accidentally or intentionally. They say the officers did not discharge their weapons.


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