Crime and Incidents

US Marshals in NYC Shootout; Suspect Wounded

A police officer stands near a crime scene in New York, on Monday, July 28, 2014. For the second time in less than a month a hunt for a fugitive ended in gunfire in the city on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
A police officer stands near a crime scene in New York, on Monday, July 28, 2014. For the second time in less than a month a hunt for a fugitive ended in gunfire in the city on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NEW YORK—An armed fugitive wanted for nearly two decades on drug charges in the South was wounded during a shootout with deputy U.S. marshals who...

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