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NYPD: Officers shoot armed man; search on for 2nd suspect - SFGate

Thu Jan 05 04:01:49 EST 2017 | SFgate
NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say New York City police officers shot and wounded a man who drew a gun on them in a Staten Island neighborhood where a search is underway for a second suspect. NYPD officials say the officers were checking out reports of shots fired in the borough's Charleston section around 1:10 a.m. Thursday when they were confronted by a 26-year-old man wearing a bulletproof vest. Police say the man drew a 9mm handgun then they opened fire and hit him several times. Police are sea..

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NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say New York City police officers shot and wounded a man who drew a gun on them in a Staten Island neighborhood where a search is underway for a second ..
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