3 shot outside Patchogue nightclub: police

NORTH PATCHOGUE, N.Y. — Three people were shot outside of a nightclub in North Patchogue Sunday morning.

Police said three men were standing outside of the V.I.P. Lounge on Waverly Avenue when shots rang out at approximately 2:45 a.m.

A 23-year-old man sustained multiple gunshot wounds. A 30-year-old man and a 19-year-old man were both shot in the leg, police said.

An investigation is underway to find the person or persons responsible for the shooting.