For future readers, it may be helpful to note the references of this incident.
It is mentioned in Stories of the Ṣaḥābah by Shaykh al-Ḥadīth Mawlānā Zakariyyā Kāndhlawī (رحمه الله) on page 165 of the English translation:
This is the page (161) in the Urdu edition with takhrīj, which mentions Usd al-Ghābah (fī Maʿrifat al-Ṣaḥābah) by ʿAllāmah Ibn al-Athīr as the reference:
This is from the page (1548) in Usd al-Ghābah (Dār Ibn Ḥazm, 1st ed.):
The incident is also mentioned by Imām Ibn Kathīr in al-Bidāyah wa 'l-Nihāyah (Dār Ibn Kathīr, 2nd ed.) - (7/79). This one is actually regarding ʿUmar ibn al-Khaṭṭāb (رضي الله عنه):