NYC Police: Subway Shooting Suspect In Custody

New York City police announced they have arrested the man believed to be responsible for the violent subway shooting on Tuesday

New York City police have announced they have apprehended Frank R. James, the subway shooting suspect wanted for allegedly opening fire on a rush-hour subway train in Brooklyn, shooting 10 people, after a 24-hour manhunt.

From ABC News:

James, 62, was spotted in the East Village, near St. Marks Place and First Avenue, and the NYPD was alerted to his presence by pictures on social media, sources said.

James, wanted for the attempted murder of 10 people, was the subject of an intense manhunt by the U.S. Marshals Service and other federal and local agencies.

He will be charged by federal prosecutors in Brooklyn with terror-related offenses, a law enforcement official briefed told ABC News.

James reportedly has 9 prior arrests in New York.

Hospital officials say 29 people suffered various injuries due to the attack.

As of this morning, four of the wounded remained hospitalized.

While there’s no known motivation for the shooting, NYPD say they are looking at James’ social media for clues.

Read the full report at ABC News.

Frank R. James has been apprehended in connection to the mass shooting on a subway car in Brooklyn on Tuesday
Frank R. James (via NYPD)