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ID Released For 30-Year-Old Shot, Killed In Roosevelt

West Fulton Avenue in Roosevelt.
West Fulton Avenue in Roosevelt. Photo Credit: Google Maps

The identity of the person shot and killed in an incident in which two others were hospitalized with gunshot wounds in Roosevelt has been identified, Nassau County Police said.

According to detectives, officers received multiple calls for shots fired through ‘ShotSpotter’ notification and other calls for a disturbance on West Fulton Avenue at about 12:05 a.m. Sunday, June 9.

Upon arrival at the scene, police observed three male victims with gunshot wounds from an unknown suspect. The scene was secured by police and all three victims were transported by police ambulances to local hospitals for treatment. 

One of the victims, now identified as 30-year-old Shamel Williams of Jamaica, Queens.was pronounced at 12:32 a.m. Sunday. The other two victims remain in stable condition. The investigation is ongoing.

Detectives request that if anyone has information regarding the incident to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.

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