A 23-year-old Huntington Station man was shot during a drive-by shooting Wednesday night, Suffolk County police said.

Sheldon Leftenant was struck when two vehicles passed by his Tippin Drive home and fired into a group of people. Leftenant suffered a gunshot wound to the groin, police said.

He was transported to Huntington Hospital with non-life threatening injuries before undergoing surgery at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, police said.

No arrests have been made in the shooting.

Police said the investigation is continuing. Detectives ask any witnesses to contact the Second Squad at 631-854-8252 or call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-220-TIPS.


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