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The scene after multiple people were shot at a Brooklyn subway station

NEW YORK — At least 29 people were injured in a shooting that erupted on a New York subway platform during Tuesday’s morning rush. Five of the victims sustained wounds from gunfire, a police spokesperson said, citing preliminary reports.

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Officers received a 911 call to the 36th Street subway station near Fourth Avenue in Brooklyn’s Sunset Park neighborhood just before 8:30 a.m., a police spokeswoman said.

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Police and emergency responders at the site of the shooting.

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Spencer Platt/Photographer: Spencer Platt/Gett

New York City Police Department personnel gather at the entrance to a subway stop.

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John Minchillo/AP

New York City Police Department personnel are seen at the entrance to a subway stop.

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John Minchillo/AP

Members of the New York Police Department and emergency personnel crowd the streets near a subway station.

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Emergency personnel work near the scene.

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Brendan Mcdermid/Reuters

Onlookers watch as police and emergency responders gather at the site.

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Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Camera crews on the scene.

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John Taggart For The Washington Post

People look out at the scene.

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John Taggart For The Washington Post

Investigators work the scene.

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John Taggart For The Washington Post

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New Yorkers treat victims of a shooting on the platform of the 36th Street station.

Police and emergency responders gather at the site.

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Police at the scene of a shooting in Brooklyn.

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Police personnel on the scene.

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John Taggart For The Washington Post

Emergency personnel crowd the streets near a subway station.

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Angela Weiss/AFP/Getty Images

Emergency personnel gather at the entrance to a subway stop.

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John Minchillo/AP

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul (D) speaks to media at scene.

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John Taggart for The Washington Post

A policeman stands at the entrance to the 36th Street Station.

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John Taggart for The Washington Post

Students are let out from Sunset Park High School near the scene of the shooting.

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John Taggart for The Washington Post

Police work the scene in Brooklyn.

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John Taggart for The Washington Post

Police tape near the scene.

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John Taggart for The Washington Post

A policeman stands outside a subway entrance.

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John Taggart for The Washington Post

People ride by the scene.

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Police guard an intersection near the shooting scene.

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Photo editing and production by Troy Witcher and Stephen Cook