Officer injured in altercation in Brooklyn; Subway service impacted

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December 20, 2013 2:16:33 PM PST
A police officer was injured in an altercation with a suspect in Downtown Brooklyn.

The officer sustained an injury in the head at the Flatbush Avenue station.

He was taken to the hospital with a non life threatening injury. A suspect was taken into custody.

The power to the tracks was shut and subway service was disrupted while police searched for the suspect.

Southbound number 2 trains are terminating at President St, southbound 5 trains are terminating at Bowling Green, due to a police investigation at Flatbush Avenue.

The investigation continues.