Google Maps

2 teens found with gunshot wounds in LI parking lot, 1 dead

March 14, 2019 - 9:12 am
Categories: 

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police say a 16-year-old boy died and another 16-year-old boy was treated for gunshot injuries after they both were found in a parking lot on Long Island. 

When responding to a 911 call, officers say they found the two wounded teens in the rear area of a parking lot on West Columbia Street in Hempstead just before 6 p.m. on Wednesday.

The teens were transported to a nearby hospital, where one of them was pronounced dead, police said.

Officials say the other victim was treated for a non-life threatening gunshot wound.

No details regarding motive have been released and police say an investigation is ongoing.

Like 1010 WINS on Facebook and follow @1010WINS on Twitter to get breaking news, traffic, and weather for New York City.