Two NY cops shot in Harlem gunfight

Officers fired more than 40 rounds after Angel Alvarez, 23, shot and killed 22-year old Luis Soto during a 500-person barbeque


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NEW YORK — Two New York police officers were shot and a man was killed during a melee at a huge barbecue gone bad, officials say.

Police were trying to disperse a crowd of about 500 people gathered at a Harlem barbecue to honor a man killed earlier when the shooting broke out, the New York Daily News reported Sunday.

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