Two men were shot and killed as they sat in the yard of a home on Maple Street in Pinewood Gardens on Monday night, police said.
The victims were identified by family members as 22-year-old Dimetri Dormeus and 24-year-old Dion Adderley Jr.
According to police, a female was also injured in the incident, but was hospitalized and listed in stable condition.
Police said that shortly before 11 p.m., a group of men were sitting outside a home when they were approached by three armed men who opened fired in their direction, injuring two of them and a woman, who was inside the home, before running away.
Paramedics were called to the scene and attempted to revive the men, but were unsuccessful.
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