LI Man, Juvenile Nabbed After Shots Were Fired In Neighborhood, Police Say

A teen and a juvenile were arrested following a shooting incident on Long Island.

Jamal Cole

Jamal Cole

Photo Credit: Nassau County Police

Jamal Cole, age 19, of Uniondale, was arrested around 6:50 p.m., Wednesday, April 14, in Uniondale after police responded to a report of shots fired, said the Nassau County Police.

According to detectives, officers responded to Ash Court for a call of multiple shots being fired. Upon arrival, officers began an investigation and safely recovered a Ruger handgun and a shell casing. 

The investigation led to the arrests of Cole, and a 17-year-old from Roosevelt, police said.

Both were arrested. There were no injuries reported.

  • Cole was charged with:
  • Criminal possession of a weapon
  • Reckless endangerment
  • Criminal possession of a firearm
  • Criminal possession of a controlled substance

The juvenile was charged with possession of a weapon and possession of a firearm.

Both were arraigned on Thursday, April 15, in Mineola.

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