Utica Police: Man hit by gunshot while sitting in his car in Utica

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UTICA, NY (WSYR-TV) — A man was struck by a bullet while sitting in his car in Utica Wednesday night.

Utica Police responded to a shots fired call on the 700 block of Roberts street at approximately 8:30 p.m.

Utica Police say 21-year-old Daryun Prescod was in his vehicle on the roadway when he heard gunfire, and then noticed he had been struck.

Prescod was transported by the Utica Fire Department to a local hospital. His injuries are non-life-threatening.

At this time there is no suspect information and the investigation is on-going.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Utica Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 315-223-3510.

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