Gunfire At L.I. Bar Leaves 5 Wounded

BAY SHORE, N.Y. (AP) — Police said five people were struck by flying bullets outside a Long Island bar when two men began shooting in the parking lot.

The gunfire broke out at around 2 a.m. Saturday outside a bar in Bay Shore.

Suffolk County police said a group of men had been arguing. Two pulled handguns and began firing.

Three young women standing outside the bar were hit in the legs. A 19-year-old man was hit in the thigh. A 27-year-old man suffered a calf wound.

All were treated at area hospitals and released.

Police were hunting for the two men involved in the gunplay.

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  • john

    What are the chances of two men having a shoot out at a bar ( SALOON ) at 2 o’clock in the morning over some mean whiskey, gambling debts, and/or caberet dancers !! about 100 percent !!

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