The Hope Police Department has released information on a Sunday shooting that happened at 1:45 a.m. at the old Western Sizzlin building in the 1700 block of Holiday Drive. Officers received reports of multiple shots being fired and arrived on scene to find numerous people gathered in the banquet room.
Initial information gathered lead to the arrest of a 17 year old male juvenile. A second juvenile, a 16 Year old male, turned himself in to Hope Police officers at the Hope Police Department later the same morning.
Both juveniles were held at the Hempstead County Detention Facility per the juvenile intake officer.
The investigation into this incident is still on going and anyone having any information about this crime is asked to contact the Hope Police Department or Detective Andrew Watson at 870-722-2563.