NYPD Detective Hassan Hamdy, of Centereach, faces new charges in 2012 shooting of unarmed man in Queens
WOODBURY - The NYPD officer involved in the deadly shooting of an unarmed man is now facing internal charges.
Police say Detective Hassan Hamdy, of Centereach, shot a National Guardsman during a traffic stop in Queens in 2012. He was cleared of any criminal wrongdoing by a grand jury.
The NYPD is now charging Hassan with failure to employ proper tactics.
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If found guilty, he could be dismissed from the department.