The Homicide Squad is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred on Saturday, July 02, 2016 at 5:41a.m. in Hempstead.
According to detectives, Hempstead Police Officers responded to Laurel Street for a male lying on the sidewalk. Upon their arrival the officers discovered a male, 23 years of age, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced deceased by a medic from the LIJ Ambulance service at 5:55 a.m. at the scene. The investigation is continuing.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding the above homicide to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.