For Immediate Release from Public Information Office of Richard Dormer, Commissioner, Suffolk County Police Department:
As reported earlier, a man was shot multiple times in Huntington in front of 6 Wall St., on Sunday, July 17, 2011, at 2:50 a.m.
Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are investigating the incident.
Cory Culberth, age 21, was standing in front of 6 Wall St. when he was shot multiple times in his abdomen and left arm. Another bullet grazed Culberth’s head. Culberth was transported in a private vehicle to Huntington Hospital where he was listed in serious condition.
The suspect, who was described as a black man between 20 and 25 years old, fled on foot heading north on Wall Street.
Detectives are asking anyone with information on this incident to call the Second Squad at 631-854-8252 or anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.