Two People Arrested for West Babylon Shooting

WEST BABYLON – 119 Terrace Ave. / Monday, August 4, 2014 at approximately 7:50 a.m.

Suffolk County Police have arrested two people for a shooting that injured a man in West Babylon this morning.


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Thomas Barbal, 20, was shot in the right arm and left leg and was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip where he was admitted for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

Two suspects were arrested a short time later. First Squad detectives charged Geoffrey Tobin, 19, of 36 Denise Drive, North Babylon, with Assault 2nd Degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd Degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd Degree, Criminal Use of a Firearm 2nd Degree and Reckless Endangerment 1st Degree. Miranda Mugavero, 20, of 66 Phelps Lane, North Babylon, was charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd Degree and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd Degree.


Case Number: KM/1600

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