THE BRONX (PIX11) — Multiple gunshots rang out in a neighborhood in the Bronx on Sunday, according to authorities.
Officials said they received a call around 3 p.m. for a man with a gun near East 164th Street and Sheridan Avenue. Police told PIX11 News that officers were shot at while responding to the 911 call and returned fire.
Police couldn’t say how many rounds were fired, but no one was hit. The officers were taken to a hospital to be treated for ringing in their ears, according to police.
A suspect was taken into custody, police told said.
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