WEST HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) -- Nassau County police say one person was killed and two people were injured in a shooting a Long Island grocery store.
Police said at a Tuesday afternoon press conference near the scene that the person killed was an employee.
The shooting happened inside a manager's office, upstairs from the shopping floor.
Police named a person of interest who had been employed at the store. It was unclear whether the person was still employed.
The Person of Interest involved is Gabriel DeWitt Wilson, age 30. He is approx. 6'2" & wearing a black baseball hat and a black sweatshirt, & was last seen heading westbound on Hempstead Turnpike. Please call 911 immediately if you have any information. #NassauCountyPD (2/2) pic.twitter.com/qBcVNSjuF5— NCPD (@NassauCountyPD) April 20, 2021
No one was in custody in connection with the shooting.