Cops: 1 killed, 4 wounded in Brighton Beach shooting

BROOKLYN - Authorities say one woman was killed and four others wounded after a shooting on a crowded Brighton Beach boardwalk today.

According to police, they believe two gunmen were involved in the shooting, which followed an altercation on the beach. They say it is unclear whether the victims were intended targets or innocent bystanders.

The victims were taken to Lutheran Hospital and Coney Island Hospital, where one man remains in critical condition.

Police say no arrests have been made. Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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