Multiple Active Shooters Take Down Cops In Grocery Store

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An active shooter situation at a kosher grocery store in Jersey City, NJ has led to at least two officers down, one of them shot in the head, according to the latest reports. Video from Twitter shows the tense situation as officers line the street, marching towards the sounds of gunfire. Check out one of those videos below:

According to The Las Vegas Journal Review:

New Jersey’s governor says police officers have been shot in the Jersey City standoff.

Sporadic, heavy gunfire rang out Tuesday over the course of at least an hour in a……We hope you appreciate our content. Subscribe today to continue reading this story, and all of our stories, for just 99 cents.

Reports now indicate that at least one of those police officers were shot in the head:

Governor Phil Murphy released the following statement:

“I have been briefed on the unfolding situation in Jersey City. Our thoughts and prayers are with the men and women of the Jersey City Police Department, especially with the officers shot during this standoff, and with the residents and schoolchildren currently under lockdown.”

Listen to the heavy gunfire below:

NBC News reports a law enforcement official described the attack as an β€œambush.” Citing multiple law enforcement sources, the outlet reports that at least one person was inside a convenience store with a long gun.

CNN reports that:

The New York Police Department’s Emergency Service Unit is also responding to the situation in Jersey City, according to a law enforcement official familiar with the incident.
No one is in custody in connection with the shooting, according to a law enforcement official.
Continuous gunshots could be heard in Jersey City for at least 20 seconds prior to 2 p.m., according to a CNN producer at the scene.