Three men were shot, struck by blasts from a shotgun fired from inside a vehicle, as they stood on a street in Southampton Village on Monday evening, police said.

Now, Southampton Village police said they are searching for a suspect — or suspects — and are asking the public’s help.

The shooting took place on Hillcrest Avenue and was reported in a 911 call at 5:56 p.m., police said.

Det. Sgt. Herman Lamison, commanding officer of criminal investigations for the Southampton Village police, said three victims were taken to Southampton Hospital by private auto — and that one remained in intensive care, while a second victim was recovering from his injuries. The third victim was treated and later discharged, police said.

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The shooting is being investigated by village police, with assistance from town police and State Police.

Police ask anyone with information to call village police at 631-283-0056. All calls will remain confidential.