Joudeh was shot multiple times on West 32 Street, near Penn Station, by several officers at around 5pm Wednesday after a dramatic chase that culminated in three officers being injured, cops said.
Fox Exclusive video obtained of man with butcher knife being shot by nypd in front of Manhattan mall.
@FoxNews pic.twitter.com/Tdh2RRZ12I Off-duty detective Brian O’Donnell, who was heading to Penn Station, saw Joudeh and attempted to tackle him - at which point, cops say, Joudeh hit him in the face with the cleaver.
One of those was an August 27 booking for carrying knives near a synagogue, NBC reported.
And according to the NY Post, in 2013 Joudeh was arrested for criminal mischief after smashing a car up with a wooden fence post.