MANHATTAN: Gunman Tazed by Cops

5.18.19 | by Adam Balhetchet | LOWER EAST SIDE, Manhattan – Around 6 am Saturday in front of 90 Columbia St, confines of 7th Precinct, a perp with an alleged gun in the vehicle was discovered by police who stopped the vehicle. The perp was tazed by police. Backup was called. Unknown if shots were fired. A level 1 was called for the backup or for shots fired. An ambulance was requested for the perp injured by tazer. He did not appear to be shot. A second ambulance was requested for an officer, possibly for ringing in the ears.