BRONX, N.Y. (WPIX)—A man was shot and killed Tuesday evening after leading a Pelham Manor officer on a pursuit that began on ATV and continued on foot, crossing the Bronx border. According to police, the chase escalated to a wrestling match, ending when the officer shot the man.
The NYPD was notified around 6 p.m. Tuesday of a struggle on Boston Post Road near Baychester Avenue between a Pelham Manor police officer and another man.
Police are speculating that the man may have attempted to take the police officer's gun. Because the shooting occurred in the Bronx, the NYPD will be leading the investigation.
The investigation is ongoing. Stay tuned to wpix.com and the PIX 11 News for updates as this story develops.