Incident

4-18-2019 New York New York (Manhattan) 1-1

Location

April 18, 2019

W 187th St and Wadsworth Ave
New York (Manhattan), New York
Geolocation: 40.8536, -73.9323

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Ofc. Justin Vartanian
  • Age: 34
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Luiz Leizado
  • Age: 42
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed
  • Gang involvement

Notes

NYPD ofc shot in right arm by suspect firing gun in area of Broadway/187th St; suspect fatally shot by injured cop's partner; Suspect tied to Trinitarios

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

Sources

District

Congressional District: 13
State Senate District: 31
State House District: 72