The Homicide Squad reports the details of a Homicide that occurred on Friday, October 19, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in Hempstead.
According to detectives, Hempstead Police responded to Wellesley Street for a call for two male victims that had been shot. Both victims were transported to area hospitals. One of the victims suffered non-life threatening injuries. The other victim succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased by hospital staff at 11:28 a.m.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS or call 911. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: D/Lt Lebrun/PIO 10/19/18/1415/8812
D/Sgt.Rojas/Homicide Sqd. 10/20/18/1430/7336
The above listed victim (deceased) has been identified as Demetrius Winfield, 30, of Hempstead.