Cops Release Photo of Teen Murder Victim

Nassau County Police continue search for Hempstead teen's killer.

Nassau County Police released a photo of a Westbury teen who was killed Friday after being shot outside a Hempstead home.

Robert Brown, 16, had just stepped out of 245 Bennett Avenue in Hempstead when he was shot and killed by an unknown assailant, cops said. The shooting happened at 11:50 p.m. Friday.

Police responded to a 911 call and found Brown with a gunshot wound.

Brown was pronounced dead at 2:09 a.m. Saturday, cops said.

Nassau County Police are still searching for the gunman responsible for Brown's death. Detectives are asking anyone with information to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS or the Homicide Squad at 516-573-7788. All callers will remain anonymous.

robert May 29, 2014 at 10:10 PM
Could this photo be a mug shot?


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