TRAINED PROFESSIONALS: NY Cops May Have Killed Bystander With One of 71 Stray Bullets. “In another example of apalling marksmanship by members of law enforcement, it appears that a bystander who was killed during one of the 52 shooting events that occurred in New York City over the weekend was probably killed by a stray round fired by an NYPD officer. This, in and of itself, isn’t terribly surprising given the population density of the five boroughs. What is notable is that, as reports, eight officers firing 73 bullets at one shooter managed to hit him only twice.”