NYPD cop shot dead in Bronx at traffic stop

An NYPD duty officer was shot in the arm Tuesday night after conducting a traffic stop in the Bronx, sources said.

The officer – who works for the Bronx Borough Public Safety Team – was injured in a shooting around 11 p.m. near Claremont Parkway and Bathgate Avenue, according to police sources.

A suspect was also hit by gunfire, sources said.

The cop was taken in a police cruiser to St. Barnabas Hospital and is expected to recover.

The suspect was taken to the same hospital with injuries that are believed to be more serious, sources said.

New York Post

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