MALDEN (CBS) – A Malden man who was shot during an altercation with police on Thursday has been identified. Steve Brawley, 62, allegedly attempted to stab a State Police Trooper and a Malden Police officer with a knife during the incident.

At about noon Thursday, Malden Police responded to the area of Beach Street and Lynn Street after a Trooper reported the man brandishing a knife.

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“During a physical altercation the defendant allegedly attempted to stab the Trooper and a Malden Police Officer,” the Middlesex District Attorney’s office said. “In response the Trooper fired his service weapon striking the defendant.”

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Brawley was placed under arrest and brought to Mass General Hospital where he remains hospitalized. He was arraigned virtually Friday on two charges of assault with a dangerous weapon.

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The officers involved in the incident were taken to a hospital as a precaution and released.