According to police, Sixth Precinct officers responded to a 911 call after a caller reported that masked men had entered Whitestar MTR, located at 33B Cedarhurst Ave., demanded money and shot four people at 3:30 a.m.
Three of the victims were taken to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center in East Patchogue with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds. A fourth victim, Taleik Bristel, 19, of Patchogue, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The investigation is continuing and police are asking anyone with information on the shooting to call anonymously to
Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS or call the Homicide Squad at 631-852-6392.
Story originally published Dec. 25. Updated Dec. 26 at 12:44 a.m. as Suffolk County Police have sent out a correction for the name of the business involved in the incident.