Man riding moped shot in leg on South Ave. in Syracuse

Syracuse Police responded to a shots fired call on the 1600 block of South Avenue at about 2:10 am Sunday morning.

Officers found a 30-year-old man on the 1700 block of South Avenue with a gunshot wound to his leg. He told police that he was riding a moped when he heard shots and was hit in the leg. The victim was treated at Upstate Hospital for his injuries, which police say did not appear life threatening.

Police are continuing the investigation. If anyone has information, call (315) 442-5222.