Police: 2 men shot, 1 fatally, in Freeport home

Police found two people shot, one fatally, at a Freeport home Tuesday. Police received a call reporting the shooting at 38 Frederick Ave. around 11:50

Police responded to a home on Frederick Avenue in Freeport.

Police responded to a home on Frederick Avenue in Freeport. (5/3/16)

FREEPORT - Police found two people shot, one fatally, at a Freeport home Tuesday.

Police received a call reporting the shooting at 38 Frederick Ave. around 11:50 a.m. Upon arrival, they found two men with gunshot wounds. One of them was pronounced dead at the hospital just after 1 p.m. The second man, who resides in the home, was taken to the hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening.

Homicide investigators were spotted removing several large, brown paper bags from the home.

Police say they believe the shooting was targeted. However, investigators have not revealed the circumstances surrounding the shooting, nor would they discuss the relationship between the victims and shooter.

The gunman remains on the loose.

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