Two NJ Police Officers Injured in Shootout With NYC Terror Suspect

Ahmad Rahami;  Photo: via

Ahmad Rahami; Photo: via

Two Linden, NJ police officers were injured in a shootout with terror suspect Ahmad Rahami this morning. Rahami was ultimately taken into custody.

Rahami was wanted in connection with Saturday's explosion in New York City's Chelsea neighborhood.

During Monday's shootout, one officer was apparently struck by gunfire and is said to have non-life threatening injuries. Another officer was struck by glass shrapnel.


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