UPDATE 6/27/23: The 44-year-old victim has been identified as Demond Jones.

On May 29, the Criminal Investigation Division Homicide Unit identified the suspect of the shooting as 31-year-old Jauqwell Flagg.

On June 26, Flagg was found at his home on Edgeware Road and taken to CID. He was then sent to stay at Onondaga County Justice Center.

Flagg has been charged with:

  • Murder in the Second Degree
  • Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Second Degree

UPDATE: The 44-year-old victim, who was shot in the chest, died from their injuries.

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) – Syracuse Police say four people were shot on the city’s south side on May 29.

Officers were called to the 400 block of Bellevue Avenue just before 10:00 p.m. for a shooting with injuries call.

Upon arrival officers found a 44-year-old with a gunshot wound to the chest. The victim was taken to Upstate University Hospital, and is in critical condition.

At around the same time, a 34-year-old man and 42-year-old woman arrived at Upstate in a private vehicle.  The man suffered a gunshot graze to the head, the woman was shot in the leg.  Police say both injuries are non-life threatening.

A 44-year-old man was dropped off in a private vehicle at Upstate Community Hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg. Police say his injury is also non-life threatening.

Police say multiple bullet casings were found at the scene, and a vehicle was struck by gunfire.

The investigation is active and ongoing.  Anyone with any information is asked to call the Syracuse Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at (315) 442-5222.