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Update: Frank James, suspect in Brooklyn subway shooting, arrested in New York

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Posted at 7:53 AM, Apr 13, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-13 14:29:22-04

Update

The suspect in Tuesday's violent rampage in New York City's subway system has been arrested, CBS News has confirmed. Police have been looking for Frank James, 62, since tying a U-Haul van he rented to Tuesday's subway shooting.

Ten people were shot and wounded in the attack, and over a dozen more suffered other injuries.

James was arrested in New York, CBS News senior investigative producer Pat Milton reports.

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A man who was previously considered a "person of interest" in Tuesday's subway shooting in Brooklyn, New York, is now considered the suspect in the rampage, Mayor Eric Adams said Wednesday morning. Police have been looking for Frank James, 62, since tying a U-Haul van he rented prior to the shooting.

Ten people were shot and wounded in the attack, and over a dozen more suffered other injuries.

The NYPD tweeted: "Frank Robert James fired numerous gun shots inside an 'N' line subway car at 36th St & 4th Ave subway station causing serious injuries to 10 people. Anyone with info about the incident or his whereabouts should contact @NYPDTips or call 1-800-577-TIPS."