Syracuse Police investigating Friday evening shooting on Midland Ave.

Syracuse Police are investigating a shooting that happened around 5:05pm on Friday at the intersection of Midland Ave and W. Ostrander Ave.

Police say Russell Hanson, 17, of Syracuse, NY, was shot once in the right thigh by an unknown suspect, and was taken to Upstate University Hospital with non life threatening injuries.

Anyone who witnessed this shooting is asked to contact Syracuse Police at 442-5222. All calls will be kept confidential.