NYPD officer shot, critically wounded

Posted at 10:40 PM, Oct 20, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-20 22:40:44-04

NEW YORK (CNN) — A New York Police Department officer was shot and critically wounded Tuesday evening, several law enforcement officials said.

The officer had been responding to a report of shots fired in East Harlem, the officials said.

A man believed to be a suspect was hospitalized with unknown injuries.