According to detectives, First Precinct police officers responded to a disturbance in front of Love Jones Café, 1920 Grand Avenue. Upon arrival officers found two victims, a 39 year old male shot in the leg and a 22 year old male shot in the chest. Both victims were transported to local hospitals. The 22 year old victim was pronounced deceased at 4:17 am by hospital staff. His identification is being withheld pending family notification. The 39 year old victim was treated and released.
This investigation is ongoing.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: D/Lt. Azzata/Homicide Sqd. 08/02/14/1433/7945