Transcript for Mayor de Blasio and Police Commissioner Bratton Discuss NYC Shooting
Sure you all know there has been. Incidents -- at a west -- street and sixth avenue. We are getting further details -- the basic outline two US marshals and a member of NYPD. -- -- attempting to apprehend a suspect. Weekend we want -- be very careful. With providing information until we have more details from what we know at this point it appears that the injuries to the officers are not life threatening but we are waiting for more information. Following up in the mayor's remarks that just -- a update on the circumstances that we understand. Our occurring at -- six street -- US sports street sixth avenue in Manhattan. Short while ago that we're informed that two US marshals and one New York City detective. Had been shot and wounded all three have been conveyed to the Bellevue hospital. Where they are currently being treated. The suspect who they are seeking to engage understand is deceased and -- fire -- has been recovered. The three members of the that I identified as having been wounded in this gunfire exchange. We're members of -- US marshals fugitive task force. Led by the US marshal's office out of a national effort. That we have members assigned from the NYPD to that task force very -- two joint terrorism kind of task force. This is one that we -- with the US marshals. So. Minimum details at this time. Mutually subsequent to this availability -- in this issue. I'll be heading up to the hospital -- -- will be joining me shortly thereafter that the offices all in treatment at this moment. There's a very active crime scene investigation being conducted jointly by the US marshals in new York city police department at west fourth street and sixth avenue.
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