This just in!!!!
10:21 (PST): A disgruntled former employee at a women’s apparel shop shot a former co-worker outside the Empire State Building before being killed by police, officials said Friday in the first detailed account of the mayhem.
In total, two people were killed and nine wounded, Police Commissioner Ray Kelly told a news conference.
The shooter was identified as Jeffrey Johnson, 53, and his victim was aged 41, Kelly said.(AFP)
07:65 (PST): Gunshots were heard outside Empire State building and several people are said to be dead. The emergency units received news of the shooting at precisely 9:00 a.m. (NY Time) and they rushed to the rescue.
There is still no definite information about how many people have been killed or wounded and why were they shot at.
The shooting has occurred at 34th Street and 5th Avenue….I hope people near it are safe and inside.
It is always sad to hear such news, wherever in the world it may happen. My prayers go out to the wounded families and the departed ones’ as well.
If there is any update….I’ll ‘Press it’ IMMEDIATELY!!!
Say a prayer guys…