Two men are dead and two other persons hospitalised following a shooting at a party in Greenvale, Manchester Friday night.

The dead men are identified as 34-year-old Adrian Nation otherwise called ‘Blue’, a chef of 14th Street in Greenvale and a man known as Lloyd Levy.

Detectives assigned to the Area 3 Major Investigation Division are probing the circumstances surrounding the shooting by unknown assailants which took place on 14th Street in Greenvale.

Reports from the Police are that about 8:05 in the evening, Nation, Levy, a man and a woman were among a group of patrons at a party when, they were pounced upon by gunmen travelling in a motor car who opened fire hitting them.

The Police were alerted and all four people were taken to hospital.

Nation and Levy were pronounced dead on arrival.

The unidentified man and woman were admitted for treatment.