8 shot outside Brooklyn party

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Police are investigating a shooting at an East Flatbush party around 1 a.m. Sunday that injured at least eight people.

NYPD said four men and four women between the ages of 18 and 43 were hospitalized with gun wounds after the shooting in a yard of a residence on East 52nd Street and Clarendon Road. The number of victims could rise as the investigation progresses, an NYPD spokeswoman said.

There was no description of a suspect and the motive of the shooting was not immediately known.

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