UNIONDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A man was shot and wounded early Sunday outside a bar in Uniondale, Long Island, police said.

Nassau County police said the 23-year-old man was standing outside the Classico Bar, at 462 Jerusalem Ave., when a man with a handgun came up and shot him several times.

The victim was wounded in the arm and face, police said.

He was taken to a local hospital and his condition was reported to be stable, police said.

The suspect fled east on Jerusalem Avenue and was described as a Hispanic male wearing a green shirt, a green backpack and dark-colored pants, police said.

Anyone with information was asked to call the Nassau County Crime Stoppers at (800) 244-TIPS.


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