Teen Hit During Hempstead Drive-by Shooting

A teen was shot in the ankle during a drive-by shooting in Hempstead Saturday afternoon.

According to Nassau County Police, at 4 p.m. a 17-year-old man was walking on Oakland St. when he saw a blue four door car traveling westbound on Oakland St.  He then heard one gun shot and looked down to find that he was bleeding from his ankle.

He was then transported to a local hospital for treatment.

Detectives ask anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.  All callers will remain anonymous.