Portion of Times Square in New York shut down after 2 people, including 3-year-old child shot

TIMES SQUARE, Manhattan — A portion of Times Square is shut down after two people were shot, including a 3-year-old child.

The shooting happened just before 5 p.m. on Saturday near West 44th St. and Broadway.

The victims were sent to Bellevue Hospital.

The suspect fled the scene and the investigation is ongoing.

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