NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There was a police-involved shooting in Morningside Heights on Sunday afternoon.
It happened around 4:20 p.m. near West 112nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue.
Officers responded to the scene for a report of shots fired. According to police, when they arrived, a man was discharging a weapon.
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Sources say officers returned fire and struck the gunman, who was taken to a local hospital.
Further details have not yet been released.
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