One killed, six injured at NY hospital by former employee

Sources tell NBC 4 NY a preliminary investigation reveals Bello resigned from the hospital in 2015 in lieu of termination.

"She woke me up and told me there was a situation, somebody's out there shooting people", Trimble said as he waited for his wife to come out.

The New York Police Department confirmed the reports of a "shooting incident" on Twitter.

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Citing a fire department official, the New York Times said at least one wounded doctor was treated using an emergency fire hose fashioned as a tourniquet.

Dr. Henry Bello is dead after he shot multiple people inside a New York City's Bronx Lebanon Hospital in what appears to be a case of workplace violence. The extent of the victims' injuries is not known. Its emergency room is among the busiest in New York City.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated with additional information.

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The NYPD is responding to a shooting at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital this afternoon.

Authorities believe the suspect could be a former employee of the hospital.

In January 2015, a patient's family member shot and killed cardiologist Michael Davidson before the shooter killed himself at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.

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A scene taken from the chopped shows a number of NYPD vehicles gridlock the streets around the hospital.


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