WATCH: NYPD Cops Fatally Shoot Man After 2 Women Stabbed In The Bronx


On Wednesday, the New York City Police Department released body camera footage captured by two police officers who discharged their weapons on November 13, 2017 in the Bronx – in the confines of the 48th Precinct.

Two officers responded to a call for an assault in progress with a knife at 1974 Hughes Ave at approximately 7:48 PM. During their response to this call, the officers encountered two female victims in the lobby who sustained knife wounds.

The officers then confronted Cornell Lockhart, a 67 year old male in the lobby, who was armed with a knife in his right hand. After repeated commands, the officers discharged their firearms a total of nine times, striking Mr. Lockhart, who succumbed to his injuries.