One person injured in Elmont shooting

One person was injured in a shooting that occurred Sunday outside a Checker Cab company on Hempstead Turnpike in Elmont.

The person was taken to the hospital and police report the injuries were not life-threatening. Police say the shooter or shooters got away.

Residents are viewing the shooting as a sign of growing concern in the neighborhood, which they say is slowly declining. Police are asking anyone with information to please contact them.

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