Police: Diquan Booker, of Long Beach, shot woman in hands, face after argument

Police say when the victim grabbed the barrel

Police say when the victim grabbed the barrel of the shotgun, Booker fired. She was struck in her hands and head. (Credit: News 12)

NORTH MERRICK - A Long Beach man was arrested for allegedly shooting a woman with a shotgun.

Police say Diquan Booker, 26, got into an argument with a woman at a home on William Street in North Merrick Sunday night.

Police say when the victim grabbed the barrel of the shotgun, Booker fired. She was struck in her hands and head.

The unidentified woman underwent surgery and is in stable condition.

Booker is facing attempted murder charges.

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