BROOKLYN - A 20-year-old man is dead after he was shot in front of a Bed-Stuy church on Monday.

The shooting happened around 10:20 p.m. on Gates Avenue.

Police say they responded to a 911 call of a man shot in the area, and when they got to the scene, they found the 20-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his chest.

He was transported to Woodhull Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

Police have not released the identity of the man, and the investigation is ongoing. 

Authorities are searching for multiple people who they believe attacked the man prior to shooting him.

They say they will be looking through surveillance video to figure out who is responsible.