EMS official: South Country ambulance was targeted in Bellport shooting

The South Country Ambulance unit was heading to

The South Country Ambulance unit was heading to assist Suffolk police with the patient at Post and Atlantic avenues in Bellport. An EMS worker heard a loud pop and then reported being hit by shrapnel. (January 15, 2014 6:06 PM)

South Country Ambulance Chief Gregory Miglino says he believes the ambulance shot while responding to a call in Bellport Tuesday night was targeted.

Miglino says they've never had an ambulance be shot at before. He believes the shooting wasn't random.

The bullet came through the ambulance window at around 8 p.m. as it was traveling east on Atlantic Avenue and struck a 19-year-old volunteer...

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