Baldwin Fatal Shooting Victim ID’d

A 22-year-old Baltimore man has been identified as the victim of fatal shooting that wounded a second man outside of a bar in Baldwin over the weekend, Nassau County police said.

Daquan Gaskin and an unidentified 39-year-old man were shot in front of Love Jones Café on Grand Avenue at 3:41 a.m. Saturday, police said.

Gaskin was shot in the chest and the second victim was shot in the leg. Both victims were taken to local hospitals. Gaskin was pronounced dead a half hour later.

Homicide Squad detectives are continuing the investigation.

Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.  All callers will remain anonymous.