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East Flatbush shooting wounds 8 at house party

Eight partygoers were injured in a shooting in East Flatbush Saturday night. The shooter was reportedly resentful over being denied entrance or kicked out.

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An East Flatbush house party turned bloody last night at 1 a.m. at the hands of a jilted partygoer, police report.

Initial reports stated that seven people were shot, four men and three women. A 34-year-old woman later walked into Methodist Hospital with a gunshot wound sustained at the party, cops said.

None of the injuries were life-threatening, according to police reports.

The shooting reportedly took place at an outdoor house party on East 52nd Street, in a yard off to the side of the house.

Cops said preliminary reports indicate that the shooter was either denied entrance to the party or kicked out, which sparked a dispute. The alleged shooter reportedly left and then returned a short while later and opened fire.

Police reported that they are not yet sure if there was more than one shooter. The gender of the shooter or shooters is also unknown at this time.

No arrests have been made, but an investigation is underway, police said.

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