Breaking news out of New York City as there are multiple reports of a shooting by NYPD officers near Penn Station:

Update. The man shot by the NYPD is a suspect in earlier hammer attacks on women in NYC:

Update. The suspect is reported to have been killed in the shooting:

Update. Photos from the scene:

Update. There is video of the entire attack:

Update: “The 30-year-old suspect, identified as David Baril, had 24 prior arrests, sources said.

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Editor’s note: This post will be updated with additional tweets.

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