He heard three gunshots at 2:30 in the morning, police said. Two went into a wall, another hit a pillar on his porch.
Nassau County police are trying to determine who fired the three shots early Monday at the home of a 41-year-old man on Carman Avenue in East Meadow. No shell casings were recovered at the scene.
Police said no one was injured. They said responding officers determined that two .38-caliber shots went into a wall at the house, and another shot entered the porch pillar.
Police did not give any motive for the gunfire.
Police ask anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS. All calls will will be kept confidential.