Police: 2 men injured in Riverhead shooting

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RIVERHEAD -

Two men were injured in a shooting in Riverhead overnight, and the shooter remains at large.

Police say they responded to East Avenue just after midnight following complaints about a large party.

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Responding officers say they heard several gunshots, and then found two men with gunshot wounds in a nearby parking lot.

The victims were hospitalized, and have undergone surgery. Their injuries are not considered life-threatening.

Police believe the victims were targeted and that it was not a random act. Their identities were not released.

Anyone with information on the case is urged to contact Riverhead police at 631-727-4500, extension 332.

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