An on-duty NYPD cop was shot within the arm Tuesday night time after conducting a site visitors cease within the Bronx, sources mentioned.
The officer — who works for Bronx Borough public security staff — was shot by a 25-year-old suspect at about 11 p.m. close to Claremont Parkway and Bathgate Avenue, in accordance with regulation enforcement sources.
The cop returned hearth, putting the suspect within the head.
Sources mentioned the wounded cop was taken in a police cruiser to Lincoln Hospital and is anticipated to get better.
The suspect was taken to St. Barnabas Hospital in grave situation, sources mentioned.
A firearm was recovered on scene, sources mentioned, and a minimum of six photographs have been fired through the shootout.