Cops: Drunken Man Shot in Abdomen at Roosevelt Party Didn't Notice Until He Sobered Up
Local News, Crime
By Long Island News & PR
Published: July 06 2018
After sobering up the victim realized the blood and wound was from a gunshot and went to a nearby hospital, officials say.
NCPD are investigating an Assault that occurred on Wednesday, July 4, in Roosevelt.
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Roosevelt, NY - July 6, 2018 - The First Squad detectives are investigating an Assault that occurred on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at 10:00 p.m. in Roosevelt.
According to detectives, the male victim, 28, was being driven home by a friend from a party on Washington Avenue when he realized he was bleeding from his abdomen. The victim was highly intoxicated and did not check to see what was causing the bleeding. After sleeping and sobering up the victim realized the blood and wound was from a gunshot and went to a nearby hospital. He was treated for non-life threating injuries and released. The investigation is ongoing.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.