BOSTON (WHDH) - Two people were killed in a shooting in Jamaica Plain late Friday night, and the search is underway for the shooter, police say.

Authorities responded to Centre Street just before 10 p.m. Friday after hearing and responding to the sound of gunshots. Two men were found suffering from gunshot injuries.

One of the victims was pronounced dead Friday night. A second victim was in critical condition but later died.

One victim was in his 50s, while the other was in his 20s. Neither victim has been identified.

The shooting happened in the courtyard of the Mildred Hailey Apartments.

Commissioner Evans says the crowd at the scene was hostile toward responding officers.

Police and homicide detectives are investigating the incident. Police are looking at surveillance footage from the scene.

This is a developing story; stay with 7News on air and on WHDH.com for the latest.

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