Cops hunt for suspect in Brooklyn shooting

March 23, 2009 3:42:00 PM PDT
A dispute at a 5-year-old's birthday party in Brooklyn erupted in gunfire, killing a teenager and wounding two other people.Police are searching for a suspect or suspects in the shooting, which happened around 2 a.m. Sunday.

Police say three people were shot in the neck, including an 18-year-old woman, who died at the scene. Another woman is hospitalized in critical condition, and a man is in stable condition.

Andre Holliday - the birthday boy's father - tells The New York Times a gunman "ran in, he started shooting and he ran out."

Neighbor Antonia Cesario says she had heard some arguing over whether to call an end to the party.


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