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Two armed men break into Westbury home, shoot resident, police say

Two armed men shot a man in his bedroom in Westbury before fleeing early Saturday morning, Nassau County police said.

Police said the men went through the kitchen window of the Albany Avenue home just after 4 a.m.

The armed men went right to the bedroom and fired several shots at a man in the bedroom, hitting him in the torso, police said.

The men then fled through a side door, police said.

The victim, 33, was taken to a hospital, where he is listed in critical condition. Two females who were also in the home at the time were not injured, according to police.

The armed men were described as tall and thin and wore black clothing, masks and gloves, police said.

Police ask anyone with information about this case to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS.

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