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20-year-old victim of October shooting in Syracuse has died

20-year-old victim of October shooting in Syracuse has died

The victim of a shooting that occurred at the end of October on Syracuse's south side has died, according to Syracuse Police.

Jamia Singleton, 20, of Syracuse, died on Nov. 28 after being in the hospital since the shooting, police said.

Syracuse Police officers responded to the 100 block of Glenwood Avenue around 10:58 p.m. on Oct. 29 in regards to a shooting complaint. When they arrived, officers located Singleton, who was suffering from a gunshot wound to the face, police said.

The victim was transported to Upstate University Hospital and at the time was listed in stable condition, according to police.

Jheezzmearr Thompson, 19, of Syracuse, was arrested on Nov. 3 and charged with assault in the first degree and criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree. Thompson is still lodged in the Onondaga County Justice Center on those charges, police said.

The Onondaga County Medical Examiners has conducted an autopsy to determine her cause of death, and if her death is directly related to her being shot.

At this time, the results of the autopsy are not available.

Detectives are continuing their investigation as they await the results, and will coordinate with the Onondaga County District Attorney’s Office when the results are available.

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