NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The man serving life in prison for setting off a bomb in Chelsea nearly four years ago has been sentenced to an additional life term.
On Friday, a judge sentenced Ahmad Khan Rahimi for attempted murder.READ MORE: Police: Worker Backed Into Corner, Groped On The Job At UES Ice Cream Shop
Rahimi got into a shootout with Linden, New Jersey, police during his arrest in the fall of 2016.READ MORE: Police: Man Grabs Woman By Hair, Punches And Sexually Assaults Her At Bronx Playground
Officer Peter Hammer was shot in the head during the shootout, but miraculously survived.
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A second bomb failed to explode.