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.
Homicide Squad detectives have identified the above listed deceased as LaDaniel McCloud of Hempstead.
*** UPDATE ***
Homicide Squad detectives report the arrest of Manuel Howe, 17, of 158 Lawson Street, Hempstead and Delroy Carter, 25, of 118 Laurel Avenue, Hempstead in connection with the above incident.
Howe is charged with Murder 2nd Degree and Carter is charged with Hindering a Prosecution. Both defendants will be arraigned in First District Court, Hempstead on 07/07/2016.