An 18-year-old man was shot to death in Uniondale on Friday night, Nassau County police said.

First Precinct officers responded to a report of gunshots fired on Walnut Street and upon arrival, they found the victim lying on the ground suffering from multiple bullet wounds at 11:59 p.m., police said.

The victim, whose identity was not immediately released, was taken to Nassau University Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead a half hour later.

Homicide Squad detectives are continuing the investigation. Detectives request anyone with information about the shooting to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.

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