Shooting At Long Island Garage Leaves 2 Men Wounded

COPIAGUE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Police are investigating a shooting in Suffolk County that left two men injured.

Police said two suspects, both wearing all black with black hooded sweatshirts, fired a shotgun through a the door of a garage at 55 Daly Place when 37-year-old Luis Tejada-Pena and 43-year-old Juan Marines were playing poker.

The two victims were taken to Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said Tejada-Pena and Marines tried to bar the entry door at the time of the shooting, around 1:55 a.m. Sunday.

The two suspects fled the scene on foot.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about this incident to contact the First Squad at 631-854-8152 or call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.

All calls will remain confidential.

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