Shots fired from backyard hurt 4 at other outdoor party
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Police say two men and two women at an outdoor party were hurt after bullets fired from another yard penetrated a fence separating the spaces and injured them.
Nassau County police say the four injured people were in the rear yard of a building on Dorlon Street in Hempstead, New York, around 11:15 p.m. Saturday.
Authorities say gunfire came an adjacent yard and went through a PVC fence that separated the properties.
It was unclear who had fired the bullets.
The victims were a 38-year-old man and a 43-year-old man, along with a 41-year-old woman and a 42-year-old woman.
They were taken to area hospitals for treatment.
An investigation is ongoing.