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Two dead, four others shot in gunfight as Brooklyn wake turns deadly

Mourners opened fire as a dispute broke out after the funeral of a possible Bloods gang member.

Police tape is viewed at a stop for the B46 bus on April 8, 2014, in Brooklyn. TheSpencer Platt/Getty Images

Reuters –Two people were killed and four wounded in a shooting after they left a funeral service in Brooklyn on Monday night, according to media and police.

The New York Police Department said in a statement two men were pronounced dead, while two other men and two women were treated for wounds at hospitals following the shooting outside the Emmanuel Church of God around 8:30 p.m. police said.

The New York Times reported that the victims had left the funeral service when the shooting broke out. Police could not immediately confirm that detail, but said no one was in custody and the investigation was ongoing.

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