Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the shooting death of a man outside a Shirley residence last night.
Seventh Precinct officers responded to 446 Auborn Ave. at approximately 11:30 p.m. after a 911 caller reported shots fired. The shooting victim, Jamar Lamar, 23, of 137 Oak Ave., Shirley, was transported by private vehicle to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center in East Patchogue where he was pronounced dead.
The investigation is continuing. Detectives are asking anyone with information on the shooting to contact the Homicide Squad at 631-854-6394 or call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.