Police arrest suspect in fatal Hempstead shooting

Police have arrested a woman who they say is responsible for a deadly shooting in Hempstead.



Police say Laquasia Calloway is facing charges in the death of Damien Pinckney.



As News 12 previously reported, the 37-year-old was shot in the chest inside his home on Lawson Street early Thursday morning.



A teenager was also shot in the arm, but his wound was not serious.



Police say Calloway is being charged with criminally negligent homicide and criminal possession of a weapon.


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