Police ID victims of Sunday night shooting
Mon, 08 Nov 2010 03:48:54 GMT —
Syracuse Police are investigating a Sunday evening shooting that left four young men in the hospital.
Police responded to a shots fired call at about 8:00 p.m. at 321 Shirley Drive. Police say four teenagers were standing in the garage when a man opened fire on them. Officers were able to locate the victims, and they were transported to Upstate University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Monday, police identified the victims as 19-year-old Markland Lynch, 19-year-old Jared Johnson, 20-year-old Arthur Pugh, and 17-year-old Shaquille Breland " all residents of Syracuse.
Authorities are trying to determine who shot the four teenagers and the motive for the shooting. Police say the shooting appears to not have been random, and the house was specifically targeted.
Syracuse Police ask that anyone with information call the Criminal Investigation Division at 442-5222.