Freeport man, 21, found dead with gunshot wound to the head: police

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FREEPORT (PIX11) — A man was fatally shot in the head in Freeport early Sunday morning, police said.

The unidentified 21-year-old man was found in the rear yard of 49 Colonial Avenue at 1:10 a.m. with a gunshot wound in the head.

He was pronounced dead at the scene by a Nassau County Police Ambulance medical technician. The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.