Shots Fired At Hammel Houses
Police officers responding to a radio call of criminal mischief at about 6:24 a.m. on April 13 found Codwell Coleman, 62, of Sumter. South Carolina looking at the damage of his 1995 Jeep Cherokee.
The car, which was parked on the east side of Beach 86 Street between the Freeway and Rockaway Beach Boulevard, had apparent damage to its hood and front windshield, officials say.
Responding officers established a crime scene and requested emergency services.
A canvass of the area, including the two hospitals in Rockaway, yielded no further property damage or victims.
An evidence search revealed six spent shell casings and a number of bullet fragments.
Detectives from the 100 Precinct Squad are investigating.