5 people shot in Flatbush

Police say five people were shot in Flatbush overnight during a frightening end to a neighborhood barbecue. All five victims were either in their late

FLATBUSH - Police say five people were shot in Flatbush overnight during a frightening end to a neighborhood barbecue.

All five victims were either in their late 20s or early 30s and police say they were attending the same barbecue.

Police believe a fight broke out which erupted into separate shootings on Fenimore Street, Rutland Avenue and Nostrand Avenue.

All five victims were taken King's County Hospital. Police are not sure how many shooters there were and don't yet have any suspects.

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