16-year-old boy shot in Syracuse

Syracuse Police are investigating a shooting on the city's south side.

It happened Sunday night just before 10 near Cannon Street and W.Newell Street.

Police say the victim is a 16-year-old boy and was shot in the back while riding a bicycle.

Witnesses say the suspects are three black males who fled the scene in a white or light colored hatchback or SUV-type vehicle.

The victim was transported to Upstate University Hospital. He is in serious, but stable condition and is expected to survive.

If you have information on the shooting, call Syracuse Police at (315) 442-5222