Six Dead In New Jersey Shooting

(NBC News)  At least six people are dead after a shooting in Jersey City, New Jersey.

Authorities say it began when two suspects opened fire on a police officer as he was investigating a murder, shooting him in the head.

They then fled the scene in a rental van and took shelter in a kosher grocery store a few blocks away.

A standoff and gun battle followed.

When the shooting ended three civilians and the gunmen were found dead inside the store.

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