NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Two ladies are lifeless after police stated photographs have been fired at a gaggle of individuals in Brooklyn.
It occurred round 9:30 p.m. Wednesday on the Stuyvesant Backyard Homes on Gates Avenue.
Police say the ladies have been outdoors, a part of a gaggle of individuals, when two males fired photographs towards the group sitting within the courtyard, CBS2’s Janelle Burrell reported.
One man who lives locally described listening to the gunfire.
“Heard photographs, 4 or 5 photographs. Appeared like hearth crackers, actual loud,” resident Curtis Campbell stated. “Once I got here outdoors, greater than a dozen officers.”
A 21-yr-previous lady suffered a gunshot wound to the top whereas a 29-yr-previous lady was shot within the again, police stated. Each have been taken to space hospitals, the place they have been pronounced lifeless.
It’s not clear if the ladies have been the meant targets
Up to now, no arrests have been made.