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Man shot to death on Long Island

EASTPORT - Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a shooting in Eastport that killed one man and injured another Sunday morning.

Officers were called to a home, located at 142 East Moriches Blvd., after a 911 caller reported that two masked men broke into the house, announced a robbery, and shot two men, killing one at 3:24 a.m. The suspects fled the home.

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

The investigation is continuing. Anyone with information is asked to call the Homicide Squad at 631-852-6492 or anonymously to Suffolk County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.