In New York a man who opened fire on the sidelines of a Christmas concert was shot dead by the police. The man had shot on Sunday (local time) in front of the St. John the Divine Cathedral in Manhattan, but did not injure anyone, as the local police chief Dermot Shea announced. Three police officers then fired at the man at least 15 times, at least one of the bullets hit him in the head.
Another witness said the man fired eight to ten shots before being shot himself. The background to the incident was initially unclear. The police found two firearms at the scene. Nearby, she also discovered a bag with a full gasoline can, rope, wire, and several knives.
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