Man Found Murdered in Commercial Town Car

Incident: Man Found Murdered in CommercialTown Car

Location: In Front of 103 Lake Drive, Wyandanch

Date/Time:     Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at approximately 6:45 p.m.

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the murder of a man in a commercial town car in Wyandanch last night.

First Precinct officers responded to 103 Lake Drive after a 911 caller reported hearing a crash at approximately 6:45 p.m. When officers arrived they found an adult male in the driver’s seat with what appeared to be a gunshot wound to the head.

The victim, whose identity is being withheld pending notification of next of kin, was pronounced dead at the scene by a physician assistant from the Office of the Suffolk County Medical Examiner.

Detectives are asking anyone with information on this incident to call the Homicide Squad at 631-852-6392 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.

Hugh James, of Deer Park, has been identified as the man murdered in Wyandanch on July 3.