The Homicide Squad is investigating an incident that occurred on Sunday, September 6, 2020, at 3:55 AM in Hempstead.
According to Detectives, Village of Hempstead Police Officers responded to 43 High Street for a call of persons shot by an unknown subject from a vehicle. Upon arrival, officers located two males with gunshot wounds. The two males were transported to area hospitals. The 24-year-old male victim was treated and is in stable condition. The 22-year-old male victim succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased by a Physician. The investigation is ongoing.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this Homicide to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.
Details By: D/Lt. Fitzpatrick/Homicide Sqd 09/06/20/1615/8931
Details by: D/Sgt. Gilroy / Homicide Sqd 09/08/20/8348/1500
The above male victim that succumbed to his injuries has been identified as Edwin Guerrero, 22, of Hempstead.
Details-by:Det/Sgt.Gilroy/Homicide-Sqd. 04/30/21/0200/9595 Denis Gutierrez-Marcos, 18, of 41 Thorne Ave, Hempstead was arrested for the above incident.
The defendant Gutierrez-Marcos is being charged with Murder in the 2nd degree. Gutierrez is also being charged with two counts of Attempted Murder in the 2nd degree, Assault in the 1st degree, Criminal use of a Firearm 1st degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd degree, Assault 2nd degree, Possession of a Dangerous Weapon 4th degree for two prior incidents. He will be arraigned April 30, 2021 in Mineola.