Shootout on Bronx street caught on camera; cops search for suspects

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Cops are searching for the individuals seen on surveillance firing shots between two groups on a Bronx street. (NYPD)

MORRISANIA, the Bronx — A gunfight between two groups on a Bronx street left several of them running for cover and others firing multiple rounds, video surveillance released by police shows.

It happened on Sept. 16 around 9:45 p.m, in the vicinity of East 169th Street and Franklin Avenue in the Morrisania neighborhood, police said. 

Individuals from two different groups exchanged multiple rounds of gunfire, according to police.

Surveillance video shows several people on the street firing shots and running away while another shot showed at least eight people on the sidewalk, with three of them opening fire while running off. 

Others are seen on the floor, running for cover.

No injuries were reported, police said.

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