Police say NYC officer accidentally shoots self in groin
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say an undercover officer is recovering after he accidentally shot himself in the groin inside a New York City public housing building.
It happened just after 8 p.m. Friday in the Wyckoff Gardens Houses in Brooklyn. Police say the officer suffered a graze wound when his gun discharged accidentally.
The officer was taken to a hospital. A police spokesman says he is in stable condition Saturday.
The incident is under investigation.