One useless after off-duty feminine cop shoots ex-girlfriend, one other lady in NYC residence

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An off-duty NYPD cop shot her ex-girlfriend and one other lady, killing one in every of them, after catching the duo in mattress at a Brooklyn residence on Wednesday night time, police and sources mentioned.

Yvonne Wu, 31 years previous and a five-year veteran of the pressure, opened hearth on the pair on the ex-girlfriend’s home on nineteenth Avenue close to 79th Street in Bensonhurst at about 5 p.m., in response to police and regulation enforcement sources.

The ex-girlfriend, 23, is in secure situation and is being questioned by investigators, in response to sources.

A supply mentioned the feminine officer works for the 72nd Precinct.
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The name of the officer was not immediately known.
The identify of the officer was not instantly recognized.
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The ex-girlfriend who was shot is in stable condition.
The ex-girlfriend who was shot is in secure situation.
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Police also said the officer is from Staten Island.
Police additionally mentioned the officer is from Staten Island.
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The shooting took place on 19th Avenue near 79th Street in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn.
The capturing occurred on nineteenth Avenue close to 79th Street in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn.
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The different lady, 24, was left in important situation and later died at a close-by hospital, sources mentioned.

“They dated for two years,” one police supply mentioned concerning the cop and her ex. “Broke up three weeks ago.”

The shooter was not instantly recognized. Sources mentioned she works within the 72nd Precinct and lives on Staten Island.