Centerville grad witnessed ‘swarm’ after deadly terrorist attack in NYC

The deadly terrorist attack in New York City on Tuesday attracted a “swarm” of first-responders, according to a Centerville High School graduate.

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“I heard what sounded like gunshots, repetitively,” said 30-year-old Revae Norvell, whose apartment is near the scene, “and that’s when I heard all of the sirens. And it was just a swarm of ambulances, cop cars just one after the other.”

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Norvell said she had been working from home when the noise outside her 31st floor Manhattan apartment caught her attention and she headed toward the balcony.

“I looked off to the right to the West End Highway. That’s when I saw that something was obviously happening,” she said.

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SWAT teams and other law enforcement were running toward the scene near the World Trade Center “and running down the highway – literally just a swarm of them.”

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