Police: Man grazed by shot in home invasion
A North Amityville man is lucky to be alive after police say a man robbing his home shot him.
The shooting happened at about 10 p.m. Saturday at the Jefferson Avenue home of 29-year-old Hassan Blackmon. Police say a gunman forced himself into Blackmon's home, demanded money and then shot at him, but only grazed his head.
Blackmon is now out of the hospital, but police are still searching for the assailant. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Suffolk Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.