Cops Release Photos of Islip Terrace Shooting Suspects


Suffolk County police released surveillance camera images Wednesday of two men wanted in connection with their role in shooting and wounding a man in Islip Terrace four weeks ago.

The men in the photos got into an argument with a 38-year-old Bay Shore man at the at the Gulf gas station on Carleton Avenue before one of the suspects shot the victim on nearby Irving Place at 12:15 a.m. Friday, May 2, police said.

The victim was taken to Southside Hospital where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

The first suspect was wearing all black and the second was wearing black pants, a white T-shirt and a black jacket with white stripes on the sleeves. Both may have fled in the silver or gray 2003 to 2007 Nissan Murano driven by woman.

Third Squad detectives released the new information while also investigating shots fired at houses in Great River, North Great River and East Islip as well as a car in Islip Terrace overnight Monday night into Tuesday morning.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.