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3 Shot, Wounded in Hempstead Bar Fight

Three men were hospitalized after a shooting at a Hempstead bar early Saturday morning, Nassau County police said.

An altercation inside Rumba Sky on North Franklin Avenue moved outside to the rear of the bar, when a man pulled out a handgun and shot three men ages 20, 22 and 28 at 3:32 a.m., police said.

Two of the victims were shot in their arms and the third man was shot in his stomach. All three were taken to area hospitals in stable condition.


Third Squad detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to call Crime-Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.

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