Shooting at the Empire State Building
Aug 24, 2012 / 6:44 am
New York police say three or four people have been shot outside the Empire State Building, and the shooter is dead.
A fire department spokesman says it received a call about the shooting just after at 9 a.m. (1300 GMT) Friday and that emergency units were on the scene within minutes.
The shooting occurred at 34th Street and Fifth Avenue, just beside the city's iconic skyscraper and a massive tourist attraction.
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