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Two NYPD officers killed in ambush

2 years 1 month 2 days ago December 20, 2014 Dec 20, 2014 Saturday, December 20 2014 December 20, 2014 3:54 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Melissa Moore

NEW YORK - Two New York police officers are dead after an ambush shooting Saturday afternoon, according to police reports.

The apparent killer was found dead in a nearby subway station. He is believed to have killed himself.

NYPD's 52nd Precinct reported their deaths in a Twitter poast saying, "Our prayers are with the family of the 2 #NYPD who lost there lives today. #BeSafe."

The officers were in their patrol car in Brooklyn's Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood when the gunman attacked and then fled. The officers were taken to a hospital but have since died.

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