Cops: Man shot outside Hempstead store
A man was shot in the hip Friday night outside a Hempstead liquor store, police said.
An altercation took place inside the liquor store at 63 Main St., about 7:15 p.m., police said.
"Whatever happened inside, spilled outside and he was shot," Hempstead Village Police Lt. James Hayman said.
A group of men ran from the scene after the shooting, he said.
Hempstead Village police and Nassau County police detectives were investigating.