Cops: Man Shot and Killed in Eastport

A second man was injured, police said.

A man was shot and killed at his home in Eastport early Sunday morning, police said.

According to Suffolk County Police, homicide detectives are investigating a shooting that killed one man and injured another during an incident at 3:24 a.m. on East Moriches Boulevard.

Police said Seventh Precinct police officers were called to the home after a 911 caller reported that two masked men broke into the house, announced a robbery, and shot two men, killing one.

The suspects fled the home, police said.

Francisco Pirir, 45, a resident of the home, was killed and a second male resident, who was shot in the hand, was treated and released from a local hospital, police said.

Sunday afternoon, a group of men could be seen removing bags from the house and packing them in a car outside.

The investigation is continuing, police said. Anyone with information is asked to call the Homicide Squad at631-852-6492 or anonymously to Suffolk County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.


oonald December 09, 2013 at 02:31 PM
Ok what did they steal ? Were they tall ,short ,black ,brown or white could they speak English. How do we help police in our community if we don't know what to look for .?????


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