Three boys arrested after firing shot at tree

Police were called to Lincoln Ave. Friday evening

A 13-year-old and two 14-year-olds are under arrest for having a handgun, and investigators say one of them fired the weapon.

Syracuse Police say a neighbor saw the boys passing the gun around behind a house on Lincoln Ave at around 7:16 Friday evening. One of them fired a shot into a tree, the neighbor told officers.

Officers found the trio inside the house, along with a .38 caliber revolver.

All three were arrested and face weapons possession charges. One of the 14-year-old boys also faces a charge of reckless endangerment.

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