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UPDATE: Shooting at West Hempstead Lounge Injures 2

Two victims shot at Leisure Lounge on Woodfield Road near scene of last week's murder.

Nassau County Police are investigating a shooting that occurred early Friday in West Hempstead and left two people injured.

According to detectives, police officers responded to 119 Woodfield Road, Leisure Lounge, around 4:05 a.m. for the report of shots fired. Shortly after, police were notified that two male victims, ages 33 and 23, were at different hospitals with gun shot wounds to their legs. The injuries are considered non-life threatening. The investigation is ongoing.

The incident, which is being dubbed a "Reckless Endangerment," happened near the West Hempstead-Hempstead border, just steps away from where took place. Leisure Lounge shares a parking lot with Western Beef supermarket, and a strip of other stores.

Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.

WHMomOfFour August 10, 2012 at 06:10 PM
Lovely, West Hempstead is supposed to be getting BETTER not WORSE !!!
Michael August 10, 2012 at 09:32 PM
Exactly I can't believe how many crimes are happening here...
Lisa August 10, 2012 at 10:16 PM
Crime is everywhere! And West Hempstead isn't getting better, only worse!
Suzanne Bonne August 14, 2012 at 01:26 AM
What is the Leisure Lounge? Sounds like it needs to go...along with the Capri Motel and all the other lowlife hangouts. We don't need any of them or the people who frequent them.
Janice Galioto August 16, 2012 at 11:42 AM
Residents of West Hempstead have to go to Civic meetings and be aware of the problems in our town. We have to be aware of our surroundings and "if we see something, say something".....
noli December 19, 2012 at 11:17 PM
shut the fuck up

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