Trains delayed after man shot following dispute on A train: NYPD


Citizen video shows the scene after a man was shot on a northbound A train. (Credit: Citizen)

EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn — A man was shot on a northbound A train Saturday afternoon, police said.

Two men started arguing on the train about 3:15 p.m., police said. During the dispute, one of the men pulled out a firearm and shot the victim two times in the torso before fleeing the scene.

Police said the victim, who was taken to a nearby hospital, is expected to survive.

A trains are suspended and delayed because of an NYPD investigation into the incident.

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