Police: 22-year-old man shot in Hempstead

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Police say a 22-year-old man was shot in Hempstead.

In video obtained by News 12, the large police presence can be seen at Elmwood and Jerusalem avenues around 8 p.m. Monday.

Nassau Police say they got a call to assist Hempstead police in the investigation.

Police say the unidentified man was taken to an area hospital.

There is no word on his condition or a possible motive for the shooting. 

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