Police: 2 men shot, injured in Elmont

Two men were hospitalized following a shooting Sunday morning in Elmont.

Two men were hospitalized after a shooting Sunday morning in Elmont.

Two men were hospitalized after a shooting Sunday morning in Elmont. (5/22/16)

ELMONT - Two men were hospitalized following a shooting Sunday morning in Elmont.

Police say the victims, ages 26 and 28, were standing in front of a home at 238th Street and 117th Avenue just after 5 a.m. when a gunman opened fire.

The 28-year-old victim was shot in the abdomen, and the 26-year-old suffered wounds to his arm and leg.  They were both hospitalized in serious but stable condition. Their identities were not released.

The shooter is described as a male who wore a light-colored jacket and a baseball hat. Police say no further descriptive details were available.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.

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