- Associated Press - Monday, January 18, 2016

WYANDACH, N.Y. (AP) - A 21-year-old Long Island man was shot in his driveway during a botched robbery.

Newsday reports (https://nwsdy.li/1Jcr8pF ) Raheem Campbell was getting into his car outside his family’s home in Wyandach when a mugger demanded money. The gunman fired once and hit Campbell in the stomach.

A family member called 911 and reported the mugger took off in a white SUV. Two patrol officers spotted the vehicle a few blocks away and arrested 16-year-old Avery Palmer and 25-year-old Bobby Green. Police say a loaded semi-automatic handgun was found in the Jeep. The suspects pleaded not guilty to gun possession.


Information from: Newsday, https://www.newsday.com

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