A gun was fired at an Island Park store Friday evening.
According to Nassau County Police Department, an unidentified suspect fired a gun at the front window of Ralph’s Bait and Tackle Shop, 4195 Austin Blvd. in Island Park, from an SUV traveling northbound on the boulevard at 9 p.m. Sept. 27.
A bullet penetrated the window and lodged in a bookshelf located against a wall at the rear of the shop, which was unoccupied at the time of the shooting, police said. Police have no further description of the vehicle.
Detectives request anyone with information about this crime to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.Follow Long Beach Patch on Facebook.