THE BRONX - The NYPD has confirmed that officers shot and killed a suspect following a shooting in Castle Hill last night.

Police say that two officers were responding to call about a shooting at the Castle Hill houses at around 11 p.m. They say a man who fit the description of the suspect ran from them. Shots were exchanged and the suspect was struck and declared dead at the scene.

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Multiple officers were taken to hospitals, which police say is routinely done after a shooting.

Police are still investigating at the intersection of Randall and Olmstead avenues, where they have been searching for evidence since last night.