An NYPD officer was shot in his police vehicle in the Bronx Saturday night (2/8) between E 163th Street and Barretto Avenue. The NYPD issued an advisory to stay clear of the area while it investigates. The officer who was was able to relay a description of the shooter who remains on the run.
The officer is expected to survive, authorities tell NBC News 4 New York.
ADVISORY: Avoid the area of East 163 St & Barretto Ave in the Bronx due to a police involved shooting. Expect emergency vehicles and traffic in the area. Update to follow. pic.twitter.com/7e4BoJJmsx
— NYPD NEWS (@NYPDnews) February 9, 2020