Huntington Station Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 1 Hurt

A teenager was killed and a 31-year-old man was wounded in a shooting in the teen’s hometown of Huntington Station over the weekend, Suffolk County police said.

Antoine Butts-Miller, 18, was standing on 5th Avenue with a large group of people when he and another man were shot at 3:30 a.m. Saturday, police said.

The victims were taken to Huntington Hospital, where the teen was pronounced dead, and the second victim was treated and released.

Homicide Squad detectives are continuing the investigation and ask anyone with information on the shooting to call them at 631-852-6394 or call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.

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