Man shot while standing outside bar in Uniondale, Long Island

ByEyewitness News WABC logo
Sunday, August 27, 2017

UNIONDALE, Long Island (WABC) -- A man was shot early Sunday while standing outside a Long Island bar.

The shooting happened at 2:38 a.m. at the Classico Bar on Jerusalem Avenue in Uniondale.

Police say a man armed with a handgun fired several shots. striking the 23-year-old victim in the arm and face.

The victim was transported to a local hospital and is listed in stable condition.

The subject who fled on foot eastbound on Jerusalem Avenue is described as a male Hispanic, wearing a green shirt, a green backpack and dark colored pants.

Detectives ask anyone with information about the shooting to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.