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Cops shoot man during Harlem traffic stop

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A 30-year-old man was shot in the arm by police after he got out of his SUV holding a handgun during a traffic stop in Harlem, according to cops.

Drug Enforcement Task Force officers pulled over the vehicle at 125th St. and 12th Ave. just after 9 p.m. on Wednesday.

Cops opened fire when the front passenger got out of the vehicle.

The man was taken to St. Luke's Hospital where he was treated and released. It is not clear how many shots were fired.

A .40 caliber handgun was recovered at the scene.

Charges are pending against the man.

Four others were taken into custody.
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