Two US Marshals, Detective Shot in New York City

PHOTO: Three law enforcement officials were injured in a New York City shooting, July 28, 2014, authorities said.
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Two U.S. Marshals and an NYPD detective were shot today while serving a warrant in New York City, authorities said.

The suspect, identified as Charles Mozdir, was a violent sex offender. He was killed in the shooting, Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said.

PHOTO: An ambulance sits near the scene of a fatal shooting involving a fugitive in New York City, July 28, 2014.
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PHOTO: An ambulance sits near the scene of a fatal shooting involving a fugitive in New York City, July 28, 2014.

The incident happened in the West Village neighborhood of Manhattan.

The law enforcement officers have non-life threatening injuries and were taken to Bellevue Hospital, authorities said.

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