Police probe pair of murders on Burnett and Greenwich streets in Hempstead Village

Police have not indicated whether they believe the

Police have not indicated whether they believe the killings are linked or not. (Credit: News 12 Long Island)

HEMPSTEAD VILLAGE - Police are investigating a pair of homicides that happened just minutes apart in Hempstead Village.

Officials say an unidentified man in his 30s was gunned down near Burnett Street at around 3:50 yesterday afternoon. Less than five minutes later, a young man was stabbed and shot to death by a group of people on Greenwich Street.

Police have not indicated whether they believe the killings are linked or not.

Anyone with information can call Nassau County police at 1-800-244-TIPS.

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