Man and 2 dogs shot, house set on fire in Yaphank

A man and his two dogs were shot in Suffolk County and then, police say, his home was set on fire.

It happened in on Long Island Avenue in Yaphank around 5:33 p.m. on Tuesday.

Sources say the man was handcuffed and then shot.

The man was taken to Stony Brook University Hospital where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

One dog died and another was taken to a local shelter.

The investigation into this case is ongoing.
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