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NYPD rookie shot by sniper leaves hospital

Officer Jamil Sarwar and his partner were keeping an eye on two warring gangs when he was shot in the leg

By Larry Celona and Erin Calabrese
The New York Post

NEW YORK — An NYPD rookie who took a bullet in a leg was released from the hospital yesterday as three young men were questioned in the shooting, police sources said.

"I'm thankful for my life," said Officer Jamil Sarwar, 30, as he left Jamaica Hospital to the cheers of family and fellow cops.

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