NewsLocal NewsBrooklyn

Actions

7 shot after man denied entry to Brooklyn holiday barbecue: NYPD

Posted at 12:14 AM, Jul 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-05 17:51:36-04

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT, Brooklyn – Police say seven people were shot at a Fourth of July party in Brooklyn.

It happened at 410 Chauncey St. in Bedford-Stuyvesant around 11:30 p.m. Monday.

Four males and three females, all in their 20s, were hurt in the shooting, police said. They said their injuries are not life-threatening.

The shooting appears to have originated when the gunman was denied entry to the holiday barbecue and then returned to the scene with a gun, firing at the victims, police said.

The incident remains under investigation.