Suspected gunman killed after injuring multiple people at New York City hospital

Dora Pope
July 1, 2017

There was no word on their conditions. The suspect was believed to be armed and on an upper floor.

In 2011, two people were shot at Bronx Lebanon in what police said was a gang-related attack.

A law enforcement official told the AP news agency that the gunman, Henry Bello, used to work at the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center.

Three doctors were among the injured, the New York Times reported, citing a NY Fire Department official.

Those wounded were said to be on the 16th and 17th floors.

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Police swarmed the hospital searching for an assailant, the New York Daily News said.

Multiple people were shot Friday at a New York City hospital allegedly by a man wearing a white lab coat, officials and sources told PIX11 News.

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has been briefed on the unfolding situation, according to a tweet from the mayor's office.

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