The Homicide Squad is investigating a Homicide which occurred on Friday, December 16, 2016 at 10:40 p.m. in Valley Stream.
According to detectives, Fifth precinct patrol officers responded to an assignment at AL Mini Mart located at 91 Ocean Avenue. Upon arrival they discovered a male victim shot. He was transported to Franklin General Hospital where he was pronounced deceased at 11:31 p.m. by hospital staff. The investigation is ongoing.
Detectives request anyone with information about this incident to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: D/Sgt. Bolitho/Homicide 12/17/16/0615/8332
The above listed deceased has been identified as Edwin Lopez, 36, of Oceanside.