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5 men shot outside Brooklyn party, 2 fatally

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NEW YORK — A Brooklyn party ended in bloodshed early Sunday with five men shot, two of them fatally, police said. Police were drawn to Brooklyn Garden Event Space on Wortman Avenue and Sheffield Avenue in East New York about 12:30 a.m. by an alert from ShotSpotter, the NYPD’s high-tech citywide system of speakers that detect gunfire, sources said. Neighbors also called 911. Police found three men shot sitting inside a parked Infiniti sedan a block away on Wortman and Georgia avenues. “I heard the shots at the party,” said a security guard who works near the event hall. “I saw people running. ….

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