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Officer Shoots, Kills Himself in Bronx Home, Sources Say

A law enforcement officer shot and killed himself in a Bronx home Thursday afternoon, sources familiar with the investigation tell NBC 4 New York.

Emergency crews responded to the scene at a Sedgwick Avenue co-op shortly after 2 p.m. It wasn't clear if the officer was a member of the NYPD or worked in corrections, but the sources said he was pronounced dead. 

He was off duty at the time, according to the sources. 

Chopper 4 showed an extensive emergency presence at the scene.

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