In the center of new York the shooting occurred near the school, there are dead

In the center of new York the shooting occurred near the school, there are dead

MOSCOW, 31 Dec — RIA Novosti. Several people were injured in a shooting near the school in Manhattan in new York city, writes New York Daily News.

As told the publication of one of the witnesses of the incident, 45-year-old Frank Brito, he saw two trucks crashed into each other, then one of them got an armed man who chased after someone after five or six shots.

It is reported that the scene went the police and firefighters.

According to media reports, the death toll could reach four.

As the portal Pix 11, as a result of the incident killed four, and two people and several more were injured. According to eyewitnesses, a group of people drove a van, then the driver of the vehicle exchanged fire with the police.

The attacker was wounded and arrested.

“I saw the accident and ran across the bridge to the place. There was a man with two pistols, he ran down the street, chased after him. After that, I heard four shots, and all fled,” — said one of the witnesses of the incident.

“Only that the car knocked down two people, and then crashed into the bus. I see two corpses and mangled bikes on the pavement,” writes another witness on Twitter.

The NYPD confirmed the arrest of the offender.


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