Law enforcers confirmed that a 15-year-old teen was shot and killed in Hempstead early Monday morning. According to News12LI Hempstead police were responding to a ShotSpotter activation where the teen was found dead at the intersection of Laurel and Linden Avenue.
The victim’s identity has not yet been released. Detectives are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.
News 12 LI reported back in “May, a 19-year-old was shot in the leg and injured on Laurel Avenue by Elm Avenue.” In addition, “In July, a 23-year-old man was found fatally shot on the sidewalk.”