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N.Y.P.D. Officer Fatally Shoots Woman at Girlfriend’s Home, Police Say
The officer, whom a police official identified as Yvonne Wu, also shot and wounded her girlfriend, the police said.
A New York City police officer was in custody late Wednesday after admitting to fatally shooting a woman whom she encountered in her girlfriend’s Brooklyn apartment and shooting the girlfriend as well, officials said.
The officer was described by police officials at a news conference as a 31-year-old who has been with the Police Department for five and a half years and was most recently assigned to a Brooklyn precinct.
A police official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss an active investigation, identified her as Yvonne Wu.
She was off duty when the shooting occurred, officials said.
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