A 36-year-old Oceanside man was shot to death in Valley Stream over the weekend, Nassau County police said.

Fifth Precinct officers responded to AL Mini Mart on Ocean Avenue, where they discovered Edwin Lopez suffering from gunshot wounds at 10:40 p.m. Friday, police said.

The victim was taken to Franklin General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead and hour later.   

Homicide Squad detectives are continuing the investigation and ask anyone with information about this incident to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.  All callers will remain anonymous.

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