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2 Men Shot During Copiague Poker Game

Two men were shot and wounded while playing poker in Copiague early Sunday morning, Suffolk County police said.

Luis Tejada-Pena, 37, and Juan Marines, 43, were playing cards in a garage on Daly Place when two suspects approached at 1:55 a.m. They victims tried to hold the door closed when the gunmen fired three shots from a shotgun through the door, police said.

 The suspects then fled the scene on foot.

Tejada-Pena and Marines, both of North Amityville, were treated for non-life-threatening injuries at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center.

The suspects were described as wearing all black with black hooded sweatshirts. 

First Squad detectives ask anyone with information about this incident to contact them at 631-854-8152 or call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.

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