Gun Man Shoots 2 New York Police Officers And Later Kill HimSelf
|Gun Man Shoots 2 New York Police Officers And Later Kill HimSelf|
The suspect then committed suicide with the same gun.
|Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos|
Mr. Brinsley shot several rounds into the heads.
Police were investigating posts Brinsley allegedly made on social
|Ismaaiyl Brinsley Mugshot |
Bratton said that the suspect had earlier shot and seriously wounded a woman believed to be his ex-girlfriend in Baltimore.
Baltimore police received information that Brinsley had made threatening comments about police, and sent a warning to police in New York.
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder called the attack "an unspeakable act of barbarism."
De Blasio also called the shootings an "assassination."