Off-Duty NYPD Officer Shoots Self in Car: Officials - NBC New York

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Shoots Self in Car: Officials

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    Off-Duty NYPD Officer Shoots Self in Car: Officials
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    A car where police say an off-duty NYPD officer shot himself on Saturday.

    An off-duty NYPD officer shot himself while sitting in the passenger seat of a car on Saturday, police said. 

    The officer was taken to Elmhurst Hospital in stable condition, the NYPD said. 

    Officers responding to a 911 call found him in a Honda Accord at Wythe Avenue and Williamsburg Street, just off the BQE in Williamsburg, police said. 

    It wasn't clear whether the shooting was intentional. 

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    The officer's identity wasn't released. 

    The investigation is ongoing. 

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