Police are searching for a gunman after multiple people were shot in the New York City subway system during Tuesday morning rush hour, according to police sources.
At least 16 people were injured. It’s not immediately clear how many of the injured were shot.
The incident, reported just before 8:30 a.m. local time, appears to have started on a northbound N subway car in Brooklyn. The 36th Street subway station in Sunset Park and the 25th Street station in Greenwood Heights were also impacted.
There was smoke on the N train prior to it pulling into the 36th Street station, police said. A source told ABC News multiple smoke devices were likely used.
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