Police: Gun shots fired near Hempstead High School

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Police are investigating after gun shots were fired near Hempstead High School.

According to police, the gunshots happened in two locations not far from the school around 6:45 p.m. Thursday, according to Newsday.

The incident happened right before the start of a board meeting at the high school.

The shots reportedly happened on President Street, across from the school and one Peninsula Boulevard, about a block east.

No one was hurt during the incident.

Police are investigating if the shootings are related.

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