UPDATE: Ten shot, unexploded devices found at NYC train station

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Photo of Emergency Services responding to Brooklyn, N.Y. subway shoot courtesy of MGN

UPDATE:  At least 10 people were shot and eight others injured when a gunman filled a rush-hour subway train with smoke and opened fire Tuesday morning.  At 10:26 A.M. police were still searching for the shooter.

There were no life-threatening injuries and the attack was not being investigated as terrorism.

Officials said at least 16 in all were injured in some way in the attack at the 36th Street station in the borough’s Sunset Park neighborhood.

According to multiple law enforcement sources briefed on the investigation, preliminary information indicated that the gunman who fled was wearing a construction vest and a gas mask.

 

 

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Emergency Services responding to Brooklyn, N.Y subway shooting. Photo courtesy of MGN.

NEW YORK (AP) — Law enforcement sources say five people were shot at a subway station in Brooklyn, New York.

Fire personnel responding to reports of smoke Tuesday morning at the 36th Street station in Sunset Park found multiple people shot and unexploded devices.

The fire department said 13 people were injured, but no details were provided.

A photo from the scene showed people tending to bloodied passengers lying on the floor of the station.

According to multiple law enforcement sources briefed on the investigation, preliminary information indicated a suspect was wearing a construction vest and a gas mask. Further details were not immediately available. Trains were delayed.

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