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June 14, 2018

Two New York police officers shot while sitting in their squad car

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A lone gunman approached a police vehicle where two officers were sitting and opened fire. One of the officers died at the scene and the second one is in a critical condition in hospital.

The attack has been described as ‘execution style’.

It is understood that the attacker fled on foot into a nearby subway station and was reportedly killed there, though it remains unclear whether he died as a result of police fire or he took his own life.

Police have not yet released a motive for the killing.

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