An off-duty New York City police lieutenant was in vital situation following what police say was an tried theft exterior a nightclub in Queens.
According to a senior NYPD official with data of the preliminary investigation, the off-duty cop was strolling to his automobile close to 57th Street and Northern Boulevard in the Woodside part when a number of males approached him. At least one gunman shot him in the leg, chest wrist and grazed him in the top.
The lieutenant who was carrying his service weapon on the time returned hearth at one of many suspects and killed him. The man has not been recognized.
According to ShotSpotter, roughly 12 pictures have been fired. Police and hearth autos blocked off the world and nightclub goers could possibly be seen leaving the La Boom membership round 3 a.m. Thursday.
Clarissa Ramos says there was an artist performing and so they closed down the entire venue due to what occurred.
“I did not hear the pictures or nothing however they escorted the celeb out the again and so they simply advised us that we needed to go away, that one thing was occurring,” Ramos stated.
An investigation is ongoing and police are providing a $10,000 reward for info resulting in the arrests of anybody concerned in the capturing.
No different info was instantly out there.