NYC shooting: 2 dead, 3 wounded after gunman opens fire at party, police say

Officers responded to reports of gunfire at around 12:30 a.m. on Wortman Avenue in Brooklyn, the New York City Police Department said.

The NYPD said there were about 100-150 people at a party there when a verbal dispute occurred and “an unknown male brandished a firearm and began shooting,” Brooklyn North’s Borough Commander, Assistant Chief Judith Harrison said during a press conference

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“I heard the shots at the party,” a security guard who works near the event told the New York Daily News. “I saw people running… It’s a party, anything can happen. I wasn’t surprised.”

Brooklyn North's Borough Commander, Assistant Chief Judith Harrison, and NYPD Deputy Chief John Chell speak during a press conference Sunday. (NYPD)

Brooklyn North’s Borough Commander, Assistant Chief Judith Harrison, and NYPD Deputy Chief John Chell speak during a press conference Sunday. (NYPD)

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