NYC crime: 1 person killed, 1 in custody after shootout with law enforcement in

INWOOD, Manhattan (WABC) — One person was killed, and another was taken into custody following a shootout with law enforcement Friday night in Manhattan, according to sources.

The incident happened around 8:40 p.m. in the Inwood section.

The incident stemmed from an undercover joint narcotics operation between federal partners and the NYPD.

Law enforcement attempted to make an arrest when suspects began firing at them, according to sources.

Gunshots were exchanged between both law enforcement and the two suspects.

One suspect was killed, and the second suspect was taken into custody.

No members of law enforcement were injured during this incident.

Two guns, one belonging to each of the suspects, was recovered at the scene.

This is breaking news. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.


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