Teen and man die after 13 gunshots fired at funeral; woman and child wounded

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RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. (AP/CBS Newspath) — Gunfire erupted at a funeral in Florida on Saturday, killing a teenager and a man and leaving two other people wounded, police said.

Riviera Beach police said in a statement that the shooting happened at the Victory City Church shortly after 2:30 p.m.

They said a 15-year-old boy and the man died at the scene. The wounded were taken to a hospital. Their conditions were not released nor were the names of the victims.

A woman was also shot and taken to St. Mary’s Medical Center and second child was also shot and is being treated at a nearby hospital, according to WPEC.

Police say 13 shots were fired.

No arrests have been made and no further information was immediately available.

Riviera Beach is a suburb of West Palm Beach.

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