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Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Benjamin Cintron an Off-duty NYPD detective shoots dead 'teenage mugger who struck him on head with cane'

A mugger was last night fatally shot by an off-duty NYPD detective after he attempted to rob the cop and had attacked him with a cane, police said.

Antoine White, 17, allegedly knocked over Detective Benjamin Cintron, 50, in Brooklyn, New York, on Sunday, while his sidekick simulated a gun.

The officer fired at White while his sidekick ran away, a bullet went through White’s left arm and hit his chest. He died in hospital early on Monday.

It marked the third time police had fatally shot someone in Brooklyn this month, following the deaths of Christopher Kissane and Duane Browne. Read More