Man Killed at Manhattan Building Under Construction

Two people have been shot dead in a shooting on a construction site on Manhattan's Upper West Side on Thursday

A man has been fatally shot at a construction site on Manhattan's West Side, and police say they are searching for the gunman.

The gunman reportedly shot a construction worker in the head at a building being constructed at West 59th Street near 11th avenue, NBC news reported. He was later found dead on the fifth floor of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said.

Police initially responded to reports of an active shooter at the site, but quickly determined it was an incident of workplace violence, police said.

"These are yours now", Perry said, according to one witness, before taking out a gun and firing at Sayers in the front of other workers before leaving the scene, the Daily News wrote. "Right now, we're understanding that he was sacked two days ago", NYPD Deputy Chief Christopher McCormack said. A 9 mm semi-automatic gun was found at the scene.

The gunman, 44, fired multiple shots at his 37-year-old former foreman Chris Sayers of Far Rockaway on the 37th floor, police said.

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He added that Perry had asked him to watch his dog a few days ago, saying that he'd have to shoot the dog in the head and bury it if he didn't take it. His last arrest was in 2005. "He calls me "Old G" because I'm an old man, then he goes about his business".

The suspect had three previous arrests, two assaults and a burglary, police said. "He comes in the morning real early, drinks his coffee, smokes his cigarette". He never gave nobody a hard time.

"Our honest condolences to the family and friends of NYCDCC member Christopher Sayers who lost his life to reckless workplace violence at 645 W. 59th St", the spokeswoman said.

"It is with a heavy heart that we say goodbye to two union brothers today", Local 212 said in a statement, according to the Post.

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