LAst night at approximately 10:14 PM, Syracuse Police Officers responded to the 100 block of Rich Street in regards to a shooting call.
Upon arrival, Officers located a 17 year old male, who was suffering from a gunshot wound to his lower back area. The victim was transported to Upstate University Hospital his injuries do not appear to be life threatening.
The victim stated that he was walking with a group of friends when a dark colored sedan passed by, and a passenger fired a shot, striking him. There is no additional information available.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Syracuse Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at (315) 442-5222. All calls will remain confidential. Anonymous tips may also be submitted using the “SPD Tips” app.