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NYPD cop hit with bullet fragments

July 8, 2009 8:40:13 PM PDT
At least one police officer was hit with bullet fragments when a man opened fire at a housing development on 95th street and first avenue. Police say the incident happened when a man on the 11th floor of an apartment building unleashed his dog and fired shots at the officers.

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The incident happened at a public housing complex shortly before 11 p.m.

Three other officers and another man were treated for dog bites.

Five people were taken into custody at the scene.

None of the officers have life threatening injuries.

Stay with Eyewitness News for more on this breaking story.


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