CNN reported that one person is in critical condition.
A CNN correspondent reported an increase in the number of victims as a result of a shooting at a subway station in Brooklyn in New York on Tuesday from five to 13. According to him, at least one person is in critical condition.
“Unfortunately, the number of victims has increased to 13. We know that at least one person is in critical condition,” he said live on air.
The correspondent reported that the police are looking for a suspect. “The police report that this is a man, he probably had a gas mask on,” the correspondent said.
The NYPD also said on Twitter that “no active explosive devices” had been found.
White House press Secretary Jen Psaki said on Twitter that U.S. President Joe Biden was informed about the shooting in the New York subway.
“The U.S. President was informed about the latest developments related to the shooting in the New York subway. Senior White House officials are in touch with Mayor Adams and Police Commissioner Sewell,” the statement said.