Shots Fired, Officer Possibly Stabbed, NYC New Years Eve Celebration

Update (2355 EST): One suspect has sustained non-life-threatening injuries after NYPD officers shot him in the shoulder after swinging a large machete-like weapon and striking two officers. Both officers have been transported to Bellevue hospital, and their condition is still unreported.

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Update (2234 EST): One suspect is in custody after two NYPD officers were assaulted. Initial reports say that an officer sustained a stab wound to the head, another was struck with a a pipe, and a cordon has been set up after a backpack was dropped at the intersection of West 52nd Street and 8th Avenue.

Reports are emerging of a possible officer involved stabbing and shots fired on 8th Avenue near Times Square during the NYC New Years celebration.

Details are still emerging.

Tessaron
Tessaron
United States Military Academy and American Military University Alumni. Victor covers flash military, intelligence, and geo-political updates.

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