The incident happened at eNVEe Barbershop, located at 8708 Avenue L in Brooklyn, around 10:45 p.m.
According to a witness, a music video was being filmed, but according to police, the group was gambling and partying at the location.
Police arrested 2 people on charges of criminal possession of a weapon.
The gun found last night is illegal but due to #COVID19 so are large gatherings. Great work by 69 Intel,Patrol,@NYPD63Pct,@NYPDSpecialops and @NYPDBklynSouth Anti-Crime. After a gang/gambling party was discovered on Avenue L. 68 people were given summonses and 2 were arrested. pic.twitter.com/sUwXbAjyaG— NYPD 69th Precinct (@NYPD69Pct) April 19, 2020
Under the current lockdown, residents are required to social distance in public and gatherings of any sizes are not allowed. Offenders can face fines up to $1000.
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