2 people in police custody after overnight standoff, multiple shots fired inside Bronx apartment

ByEyewitness News
Saturday, May 18, 2024
Two taken into custody for questioning after multiple shots fired in Bronx apartment
Two people were taken into custody for questioning after multiple shots were fired inside a Bronx apartment.

MORRIS HEIGHTS, the Bronx -- Two people are in police custody following an early morning standoff in the Bronx.

Authorities responded to a call about multiple gunshots fired inside an apartment in the Morris Heights section.

It happened on University Avenue around 3:48 am.

Police sources say someone could have fired up to ten shots.

Once on scene, police were not able to gain entry to the location and had to deploy their Technical Assistance Response Unit.

Drones were also used to help assess the situation.

The investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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