Teen shot in the arm on W. Lafayette Avenue in Syracuse

Syracuse Police are investigating a shooting that happened at about 1:52 AM Sunday on West Lafayette Avenue and Cannon Street.

Police say the victim, 17-year-old Richard Chapman, was shot in the left arm by an unknown suspect who shot at him from a dark grey or black Chevy Avalanche.

The vehicle was last seen heading west on West Lafayette towards Midland Avenue.

Chapman was taken to Upstate, where his injuries were deemed not to be life threatening.

Police say this is the third time Chapman has been shot in the last two years.

Anyone with information that can help police in their investigation are asked to call 315-442-5222.