LITTLE FALLS, N.Y. (WKTV) - The New York State Police in Herkimer are conducting a criminal investigation into an incident that occurred at 3:45 p.m. Friday afternoon at the intersection of North Ann Street and Gansevoort Street in the City of Little Falls.
Two State Police Investigators attempted to stop a 2002 grey Honda Odyssey on East Gansevoort Street at the intersection with North Anne Street. The operator of the van was identified as Kyle J. Edick, age 23, of Little Falls, NY.
At the time of the stop, Edick accelerated his vehicle in reverse striking a state police vehicle and causing minor injury to one of the Investigators. Edick then accelerated the van forward at the second investigator. It was at this time, the second investigator discharged two rounds at Edick's van. Edick then fled the area.
The investigator that sustained injury was treated at the scene by EMS.
At approximately 7:55 p.m., the New York State Police with the assistance of the Little Falls Police Department and Dolgeville Police Department located Kyle Edick in Manheim, N.Y. and took him into custody without further incident.
Edick was found to be suffering from a gunshot wound to the elbow and is currently being treated at a local hospital.
Charges are pending at this time. The investigation is ongoing.