Chilling video shows NYPD gunning down an armed suspect
A chilling 44-second video captures the moment cops killed an armed suspect who police said fired an airsoft pistol at a plainclothes officer in the Bronx.
The video, obtained by The Post, shows a man dressed in dark clothing carrying what appears to be a firearm.
The man moves from the street to a sidewalk, takes several steps and then backtracks, before he collapses facedown on the ground, footage of the Friday incident shows.
One plainclothes officer appears to be on his police radio, and he and a second plainclothes officer are seen with guns drawn before a third plainclothes officer emerges.
On Saturday, rattled residents recalled the deadly shooting.
Ital, 71, who lives near the scene, said his daughter, a chemistry teacher, was coming home when she walked right …
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