16 people have been injured in a shooting and explosion at the Brooklyn subway station in New York City, US. 10 people have been shot. Condition of 2 people is critical. According to the New York Police, the attacker came wearing a gas mask. According to the AFP news agency, several bombs have been recovered by the police from the spot. At the same time, the New York Police Department has denied the incident of getting a live bomb.
After receiving reports of shooting so many people, the police is taking action at a subway station in Sunset Park. According to the information received, the information of the incident has been given to President Joe Biden. FDNY said that it has received news of firing with smoke inside 36th Street Metro Station in Sunset Park at around 8:30 am. In the US, several people were shot at a subway station in Brooklyn, New York on Tuesday morning, while explosives were also recovered from the spot.
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The city’s fire department gave this information. A spokesman for the New York City Fire Department said firefighters were notified of smoke coming out of 36 Street Station near Sunset Park. He said several people were shot at the scene and explosives were recovered.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect was in a construction work uniform, a law enforcement source said. At the same time, in the picture of the scene that surfaced, blood-soaked people are seen on the floor of the station. However, more details about the incident could not be immediately obtained. New York police say they received reports of people in the station being injured in shootings or explosions.