( 4UMF NEWS ) Up To Ten People Shot At Empire State Building:
Police say at least four people but as many 10 individuals were shot outside the Empire State Building Friday morning and the gunman is dead.
It wasn’t immediately clear if the gunman’s wound was self-inflicted or if the suspect was shot by police.
Authorities said emergency personnel received a call about the shooting at Fifth Avenue and 34th Street just after 9 a.m. and that units were on the scene within minutes. The FBI is also on the scene.
The circumstances of the shooting weren’t immediately clear however numerous reports are saying the suspect was a disgruntled employee possibly working at the Empire State Building. The conditions of the people shot also weren’t known.
At least one person was seen being taken away in a stretcher.
Anyone traveling in the area is advised to expect road closures and detours.
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