2 children shot in separate incidents

NASSAU – Two children are in hospital, one 15 years old and one 10, as a result of separate shootings.

Police said the 15-year-old was shot in the lower torso when a lone gunman opened fire on a crowd at Windsor Lane.

The incident took place around 7:30pm on February 23.

The victim is in stable condition at the hospital, police said.

In the second incident, a 10-year-old was shot at Lyon Road while walking home.

Police said the boy was walking home after buying food around 1am on Friday, February 24 when the occupants of an orange car shot him in the right leg.

The child remains in the hospital.

Police are asking anyone with information about these incidents to call CrimeStoppers at 328-8477 or police at 502-9991- 3.