2007-05-25 / Community

Man Shot In Hammels Argument

By Howard Schwach

By Howard Schwach

An unidentified 32-year-old man was shot during an argument outside a Hammels grocery store on Monday, police say.

The local man was walking out of the Lucky One Shop at 86-02 Rockaway Beach Boulevard when two teenagers confronted him, police sources say.

An argument reportedly ensued and one of the teens fired a shot, striking the victim in the ankle and then the shooter fled. The injured man was taken to Peninsula Hospital Center, where he was treated and released.

Detectives from the 100 Precinct Squad are investigating the shooting.

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