A man was shot at Napper Tandy’s Irish Pub in Northport on Sunday night. By Monday, Suffolk County Police placed Steven Reilly, Jr., 39, of Fort Salonga, under arrest at his home for the shooting.
A physical altercation occurred between Reilly Jr. and the victim, a 21-year-old male at the bar for unknown reasons. After Reilly Jr. shot the victim in the upper left thigh at 10:30 p.m., he fled the scene.
The victim was treated for his injury at Huntington Hospital and has been released.
Reilly Jr. was charged with assault in the second degree, criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree and criminal use of a firearm in the second degree.
Reilly Jr. was held overnight at the Second Precinct and faces arraignment today at First District Court in Central Islip.
[Source: Suffolk County Police Department]