Dr Henry Bello launches shooting spree at Bronx hospital in New York City before shooting self dead


A disgruntled doctor Henry Bello has launched an attack on his former place of work

The ex doctor in the process killed a woman and injured 6 of his colleagues

He was also said to have turned the gun on himself after the shooting spree

Dr Henry Michael Bello, the gunman who shot six people at the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Centre in New York on Friday, has been identified as a Nigerian.

The NYPD also identified him to be a Nigerian-born doctor according to NBC New York.

Bello, 45, shot dead a woman, on the 17th floor and injured at least six others on the 16th floor, before killing himself, the New York Police Department (NYPD) Commissioner James O’Neil, said.

Bello who was said to have hidden a rifle under a lab coat shot dead a female doctor and wounded six other physicians who were former colleagues before turning the gun on himself at his former place of work.

Dr Henry Bello on shooting spree in New York City hospital

The incident occurred at a Bronx Lebanon hospital in the New York, United States at about 2.45pm on Friday June 30.

45-year old doctor Bello who is a family physician allegedly used a high-powered assault in executing the shooting spree on the 16th and 17th floors of the hospital.

According to police commissioner James O’Neill, Bello died after turning the gun on himself inside the building.

Meanwhile, Metropolitan police revealed that the London terror attacker Khalid Masood’s original birth name was Adrian Russell Ajao.

The photo is of Masood, then called Adrian Ajao, as a schoolboy with a football team in the early 1980s. Ajao grew up in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, where the family attended church and he went to Huntleys secondary school, which has since closed down.


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