East Patchogue man found shot to death on front lawn

An East Patchogue father was shot to death and his 3-year-old was found sleeping next to the lifeless body. Carlton Shaw was found near the side door of his Amsterdam Avenue home. According to investigators,

News 12 Staff

Sep 4, 2008, 7:52 PM

Updated 5,799 days ago

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An East Patchogue father was shot to death and his 3-year-old was found sleeping next to the lifeless body.
Carlton Shaw was found near the side door of his Amsterdam Avenue home. According to investigators, Shaw failed to pick up his 5-year-old at daycare Tuesday so a neighbor gave the child a lift home.
When the neighbor went to drop the child off, he spotted Shaw's body on the lawn. Shaw had been shot in the chest.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Suffolk Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.


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