Several people have been injured by bullets after a shooting in the Metro of New York. The city police are looking for a man who could be wearing an orange vest and who would have fled from the Brooklyn station, where the shooting took place. According to the first information, the suspect could have thrown a device before shooting, but it is not known at the moment if it would be an explosive. Follow live the last hour of the shooting in New York today.
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The person responsible for the shooting is wanted
The area of the metro station has already been cordoned off by the security forces and there are dozens of police vehicles in the four adjoining blocks. In addition, the metro service has been suspended on several lines. The American President, Joe Biden, is being informed of everything that is happening, according to the authorities. The information is also received by the mayor of New York, Eric Adamswho is in isolation for coronavirus after testing positive this Sunday.
Precisely Adams has addressed the population in a video published on social networks in which he assures that “we are not going to allow a single individual to terrorize New Yorkers.” The suspect “detonated smoke bombs to cause chaos”, he recalled.
Attack on train station #Brooklyn
10 with bullet shots
5 in critical but stable condition
Fugitive suspect. He was wearing orange construction vest possibly 5.5 feet tall. If you have information call 800-577-8477 pic.twitter.com/YGl0Z0PTaw
– Carolina Rosario (@Crosarionews) April 12, 2022
The FBI collaborates in the investigation
The FBI works with the police New York to investigate the shooting in the Brooklyn subway on Tuesday. In that sense, they are following “all viable leads,” he said. Michael J. Driscolldeputy director in charge of the FBI field office in New York.
“The joint working group against terrorism of the FBI and Police from New York is made up of more than 50 agencies and we are fully committed to this investigation. It is still in its early stages. Our focus right now: Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims. We are pursuing all viable leads and will continue to do so with the police in New York and our other city partners,” Driscoll said, speaking at an unrelated news conference.
— CNN in Spanish (@CNNEE) April 12, 2022
“We are praying for the wounded,” says the mayor
Praying for the wounded, says the mayor.
“We are praying for all New Yorkers”, this is the message of the mayor of the city, after the shooting recorded in a Brooklyn subway station. https://t.co/swXrLPjlUJ
– Univision New York (@univisionNY) April 12, 2022
Photos of the New York subway shooting
They are tough. These are some of the photos of what happened today in the subway.
🔴SHOOTING IN NEW YORK: AT LEAST 16 INJURED🔴
👉 This Wednesday morning, a man pretending to be a Brooklyn municipal worker opened fire and shot at a hundred people in a New York subway station, United States.#telenight #New York pic.twitter.com/bZTrqXUaRm
– Telenight (@telenight) April 12, 2022
A witness tells how the shooting happened
A witness describes the moment of panic.
— NTN24 (@NTN24) April 12, 2022
They are looking for the person responsible for the attack in the New York subway
At least 16 people have been injured – ten of them by bullet wounds – this Tuesday as a result of a shooting that occurred in the New York subway, specifically in the neighborhood of Brooklyn, as reported by the city’s Fire Department. Five of the injured are in critical condition.
“We have an active shooter situation right now in the city of New York», explained the governor of the state, Kathy Hochul at a press conference from the scene. Security forces are looking for a man wearing a gas mask and wearing an orange reflective vest.
Official balance of injuries in the New York subway
New York City officials provide an update on the Brooklyn subway shooting where currently 16 people are injured, 10 people have been shot and 5 are in critical condition.
— CNN (@CNN) April 12, 2022
It is not investigated as an act of terrorism, according to the police
At the moment, the shooting is not being investigated as a possible terrorist attack, according to the New York police.
Kathy Hochulgovernor of New York, after the shooting in the subway: «This individual is on the street, be vigilant, alert. There’s a shooter right now in New York City.”
NYPD updates on Brooklyn shootings,
– at the moment there are no injured with life-threatening injuries
– Not be investigated as an act of terrorism at this time.
– No explosive devices found
— Sarah Yáñez-Richards (@SarahYanezR) April 12, 2022
Sensitive footage from today’s subway shooting in Brooklyn
The images of the shooting speak for themselves and show the panic experienced today in the New York subway after the shooting.
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT – Multiple people were shot at the New York’s 36th Street subway station during the morning commute in Brooklyn’s Sunset Park neighborhood https://t.co/JwcTATJAEu pic.twitter.com/GN7E2SF8z6
— Reuters (@Reuters) April 12, 2022
There are eight wounded with gunshots
— CNN in Spanish (@CNNEE) April 12, 2022
This is the scene of the shooting in New York
It happened around 8:30 a.m. local time at the 36th Street subway station in the Sunset Park neighborhood of Brooklyn.
— CNN in Spanish (@CNNEE) April 12, 2022
This has been the moment of panic with the shooting in the New York subway
Passengers traveling on the subway flee in terror at the time the shots are fired inside the subway car. As shown in this social network.
NEW YORK SUBWAY SHOOTING
A shocking video shows the moment of the shooting in the subway station in Brooklyn. At least 13 people were injured, according to the New York Fire Department. pic.twitter.com/seop84T2pK
– THE NATION (@LANACION) April 12, 2022
So this just happened #NYC
3 ppl shot. Suspect was dressed as an MTA employee. Used smoke bombs pic.twitter.com/dMiYQyKjFJ
— Will B. Wylde (@IXIXI_45) April 12, 2022
The number of people injured in the New York subway shooting rises to 16
The shooting occurred around 8:30 a.m. in Sunset Parknear Fourth Avenue and 36th Street. Police in New York He said there are no active explosive devices at this time.
The suspect was wearing a New York City Subway uniform.
The first clues point to a suspect wearing a uniform of the MTA, the New York Subway company. According to Fox News Digital, the suspect is described as a black male, wearing a gas mask and carrying a backpack.
NYPD counter-terrorism units are deployed to the scene of the shooting, while additional units, including canine and heavy weapons units, have been deployed to New York City subway stations.
Biden is being briefed on the Brooklyn subway shooting
The White House press secretary, Jen Psakistates that President Biden has been briefed on the current situation in Brooklyn, where at least 13 people are reported to have been injured by gunshots.
“High-level White House staff are in contact with Mayor [Eric Leroy] Adams and the Police Commissioner [Keechant] Sewell to offer whatever assistance is needed,” Psaki tweeted.
The New York Police confirm that two of the injured are in critical condition
Fox News reports that two of the 16 injured are in serious condition. Ten of the 16 are gunshot wounds.
Several explosions caused panic in New York
At least thirteen people have been injured this Tuesday as a result of a shooting in the New York subway, in whose facilities “several unexploded devices” have been found, according to the city’s Fire Department (FDNY).
The FDNY went to the 36th Street subway station in the Sunset Park neighborhood of Brooklyn on Tuesday around 8:30 a.m. local time after a call alerting to the presence of smoke. Upon arriving at the scene, they found several people with gunshot wounds and the devices.
The suspect, a man who appeared to be wearing a New York subway worker’s uniform, threw a smoke device onto the subway tracks before opening fire, law enforcement sources told NBC.
The shooting at a New York subway station comes just one day after several explosions took place in three Time Square manholes.
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