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Hempstead man charged with attempted murder

Corey Crisp, 34, of Hempstead, has been arrested

Corey Crisp, 34, of Hempstead, has been arrested in connection with a nonfatal shooting in August and charged with attempted murder, assault, criminal use of a firearm and criminal possession of a weapon, authorities said. (Dec. 31, 2013) Credit: NCPD

A Hempstead man was arrested on Tuesday in connection with a nonfatal shooting on Margret Court in Hempstead on Aug. 31, police said.

Corey Crisp, 34 of 50 Webb Ave., was charged with attempted murder, assault, criminal use of a firearm and criminal possession of a weapon.

Detectives said a Hempstead police officer recognized Crisp and arrested him without incident.

They said the suspect had a loaded silver handgun; its serial number had been removed. Crisp was arraigned on Wednesday in First District Court in Hempstead.

Police said the shooting victim was male. They would not provide further details.

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