West Hempstead

Scott Davidson

Nassau County Police say they have apprehended the suspect in a shooting at a grocery store in Hempstead, Long Island. Police say the shooter is a current or former worker at the store.

UPDATE: Person In Custody After Fatal West Hempstead Supermarket Shooting

Apr 20, 2021
Nassau County Police
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Nassau County Executive Laura Curran said 31-year-old Gabriel DeWitt Wilson is in custody after a gunman fired several shots at a Stop & Shop in West Hempstead. One person is confirmed dead and at least two more are injured, police said.