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A wild gang fight in a Bronx hospital emergency room ended in bloodshed Wednesday when one gang member pulled a gun and began firing -- wounding two hospital employees.
They were shot inside the emergency room at Bronx Lebanon Hospital at about 7 p.m.
The victims -- a 37-year-old nurse and a 42-year-old security guard -- suffered non-life-threatening wounds, a source said.
The incident reportedly stemmed from a long-standing beef between members of the Riverpark Towers Crew (RPT) and their Burnside Money Getters rivals, police sources said.
A member of RPT was being treated for a gash below his eye from a fight earlier in the day when he was alerted that guys from both gangs were in the waiting room, sources said.
A fight broke out and then one of the gang-bangers pulled out and started shooting in the crowded room, filled with patients, including children.
The NYPD took four people into custody near the hospital and brought them in for questioning but believe the shooter escaped.
A hospital spokesperson said that the shooting was caught on security video, which has been turned over to investigators.