Man, 19, shot, injured in Uniondale

A 19-year-old man was shot in the right thigh and left calf Sunday morning after approaching a large crowd in Uniondale, Nassau police said.

The victim, who police did not identify, was treated at a nearby hospital for nonlife threatening injuries. No arrests were made.

The man was walking near 723 Longman Place when he saw a large crowd. As he approached, someone screamed that someone else had a gun. The victim turned and began to run away.

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Shots were fired, police said. Police had no description of any suspects.

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

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