4 police officers injured after Crown Heights man throws Barbie bike at themBy Mason White 2:19 PM July 8, 2014
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By: Sanvi Rizvi
Four police officers were injured after a crazed Crown Heights man threw a kid’s bike at the them, police in New York said.
Brooklyn Police said that the suspect threw the Barbie bike at them from a fifth floor balcony while they were looking for a criminal early on Sunday.
One officer suffered a head wound that required six staples. A second officer suffered a concussion, a third suffered bruising to the head and a fourth suffered a cut on his arm.
35-year-old Bryan Jiminez, was charged with four counts of attempted murder. Jiminez was taken to Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center for a psychiatric examination.
The four injured police officers were taken to Kings County Hospital, and they are expected to make a full recovery.