L.A. police focused on rail and bus stations following the attack on NYC subway.

Local law enforcement agencies took to social media Tuesday to let the public know that they are keeping a close on eye on Los Angeles’ bus and rail stations following a subway attack that left at least 16 people wounded in New York City.

“@LASDHQ offers our deepest condolences to the families touched by tragedy of this senseless shooting while reaffirming our commitment to protect our residents,”In response to the shooting at rush hour that left commuters clinging to a Brooklyn train platform, Alex Villanueva, Los Angeles County Sheriff, tweeted.

According to officials, at least 10 people were shot and 16 others were injured by the gunfire.

According to Keechant Sewell of New York City Police, the injuries weren’t life-threatening.

Sewell claimed that terrorist acts are not being investigated, but that they were. “not ruling out anything.”

The shooter has not yet been identified.

However, there has not been a specific threat to transit in the Los Angeles area. “we take nothing for granted and continue to follow up on all intelligence,”An Instagram post by lasdtransit read.

The Los Angeles Police Department tweetedThey were in touch with federal, state, and local partners to monitor the situation. “providing high visibility patrols throughout the city, including bus and rail stations.”

Authorities reminded citizens to report any suspicious activity. “If you #seesomethingsaysomething!”

Call 888-950-SAFE (7233) for more information.


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