At least four dead in NYC shooting: police

social club shooting, New York, Brooklyn, injured, killed
A New York police official said that the motive and exact circumstances behind the shooting are not known. Representational image: iStock.

At least four people died and three were wounded in a shooting at a social club in New York early on Saturday (October 12), police said.

No one has been arrested over the shooting, which took place in Brooklyn. The motive and exact circumstances are not known, a New York police official said. The local affiliate of ABC News described the place where the shooting took place as an after-hours club.

Four men were pronounced dead at the scene, while two other men and a woman suffered non-life threatening injuries, the police official said. Earlier reports had said that as many as five people were wounded.