East Farmingdale, NY- Suffolk County Police say two people were killed over the weekend in two separate shooting incidents. The first deadly shooting occurred on Saturday night, Suffolk County Police, say they were called to 21 Gordon Avenue in West Babylon at approximately 11:34pm with a report of a man that was shot . Police identified the victim as Danie Philistin, 29, of New Jersey. Hours later and a few miles away, police were called to the rear yard of 3331 Great Neck Road in Amityville, where a man was found in the backyard with a fatal gunshot wound. The victim of the West Babylon shooting was identified as Maresse Stevenson, 41, of Amityville. Police are asking anyone with information about either shooting to call the Suffolk County Police Crime Stoppers number at 1-800-224-TIPS or call the Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad at 631-852-6392.
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