Two NYPD cops were struck by gunfire in the Bronx on Wednesday night, sources said.
The officers were shot during a struggle with a suspect for a weapon near East 187th Street and Beaumont Ave at around 8 p.m., according to law enforcement sources.
Police had received a call for a person with a gun near the location, the sources said.
The officers arrived and attempted to disarm the suspect. During a struggle for the weapon, the firearm discharged and struck them both.
One officer received a gunshot wound to the arm. The other officer was shot in the leg. Both were taken to Kings County Hospital.
A suspect was taken into custody at the scene.