Detectives are investigating an assault that left a 23-year-old man unconscious in a Hempstead barroom, authorities said.

The man, whose name was not released, was found Saturday at 1:55 a.m. at the Sammy Play Bar at 144 Front St. and brought in critical condition to Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow.

A police spokeswoman said Saturday night that she didn't know how the man was assaulted or anything else about what happened.

The department asked anyone with information to call their hotline: 800-244-TIPS

A listed telephone number for Sammy Play, a bar that's a few blocks northeast of the Hempstead Golf Club, was disconnected.

A tipster says he told the state about buried drums at Bethpage Community Park nearly a decade ago. Newsday's Ken Buffa reports. Credit: Newsday/Daddona / Pfost / Villa Loarca

Uncovering the truth about the chemical drums A tipster says he told the state about buried drums at Bethpage Community Park nearly a decade ago. Newsday's Ken Buffa reports.

A tipster says he told the state about buried drums at Bethpage Community Park nearly a decade ago. Newsday's Ken Buffa reports. Credit: Newsday/Daddona / Pfost / Villa Loarca

Uncovering the truth about the chemical drums A tipster says he told the state about buried drums at Bethpage Community Park nearly a decade ago. Newsday's Ken Buffa reports.

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