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Ex-doctor kills one and wounds six in New York hospital shooting, officials say

A doctor forced from a New York hospital because of sexual harassment accusations returned Friday with an assault rifle hidden under a lab coat and shot seven people, killing one woman, authorities said.

The gunman, Dr Henry Bello, fatally shot himself after trying to set himself on fire at Bronx Lebanon Hospital, officials said. He staggered, bleeding, into a hallway where he collapsed and died with the rifle at his side.

Witnesses described a chaotic scene as gunfire erupted, spreading terror throughout the medical facility as employees locked themselves inside rooms and patients feared for their lives.

Read more in The Guardian.

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