Man Found Shot Dead on Front Lawn of Long Island Home Was From NYC: Police

Police on Long Island say they've identified an apparent homicide victim found on a front lawn last week as a New York City man. 

The man was found shot dead on the lawn of a James Street home in Inwood the evening of Tuesday, July 14, Nassau police said. A passerby called 911 and police responded to the scene. 

The man has been identified as 22-year-old Deshawn Henry of Brooklyn. 

Police said Henry had been shot in the head. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS. 

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