Police responded to reports of shots fired around 11:30 p.m. on West 142nd Street near Chisum Place.READ MORE: NYPD: 4 Suspects In Custody After 3 Subway Riders Slashed Within Minutes In Lower Manhattan
When officers arrived, they found two men shooting at each other and exchanged gunfire with the suspects.
One man was shot in the hand, though it’s unclear if that was from police or the original shootout.READ MORE: Long Island Hispanic Bar Association Organizes Free Prom Dress Boutique For Freeport High School Students
He was taken into custody. However, the search continues for the second suspect.
The officers involved were not injured.MORE NEWS: Crucifix Toppled, American Flag Destroyed At Brooklyn Church
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.