FREEPORT - A local man is dead and a teenager may be to blame.
Police say a 30 year-old man was gunned down in the area of Empire St. and Float Ave. Officers found him laying in a yard. The victim was taken to Freeport Memorial Hospital, but succumbed to his injury.
Investigators detained a 16 year-old boy in the case.
The identity of the victim is not being released at this time, pending notification of the family.