Man Shot and Killed

CENTRAL ISLIP – El Campesino, 133 Calebs Path, Central Islip, New York / Monday, January 30, 2017 at approximately 10:30 a.m.

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred at a Central Islip deli this morning.

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Esteban Alvarado-Bonilla was inside El Campesino, located at 133 Calebs Path, when he was shot at approximately 10:30 a.m. Alvarado-Bonilla, 29, of Brentwood, was transported to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore where he was pronounced dead.  A female employee was believed to be accidentally shot and suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Detectives believe the man was targeted and the shooting is gang-related. The investigation is ongoing.

Homicide detectives ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.

Case Number: MK/2220