Brooklyn Subway Shooting:
— Gun found at scene
— 10 shot, 6 others injured as at-large gunman in gas mask tosses smoke bomb, opens fire.
Gunman quietly “donned a gas mask,” Sewell said. “Opened fire hitting multiple people.” Victims collapsed on platform.
A manhunt is underway in New York City for a suspect accused of donning a gas mask, setting off a smoke canister and opening fire inside a Brooklyn subway train and station during the morning commute Tuesday, injuring at least 16 people, five of whom are in critical condition.The attack began around 8:24 a.m., as a Manhattan-bound N train approached the 36th St. station in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The suspect, described as an approximately 5-foot-5 Black male with a heavy build, is still at large and is “dangerous,” New York Gov. Kathy Hochul told reporters nearly four hours after the shooting.