UPDATE (August 22 at 1:07 p.m.) — Syracuse Police identified the 29-year-old who was shot and killed as Corey Bryant of Syracuse.


UPDATE: Syracuse Police say a 29-year-old man is dead after a shooting in the 200 block of North State street.

Officers responded to the reported shooting at 4:17 a.m. on Sunday. After arriving on scene, officers found the 29-year-old man who had been struck at least once by gunfire in the upper torso.

He was transported to Upstate University Hospital by ambulance for his injuries, but was later pronounced dead in the emergency room, according to police.

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


SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) – There was a heavy police presence on the scene of a possible shooting with injuries early Sunday morning.

Syracuse Police were called to the area of North State Street, near James St. and Willow St., just after 4:15 a.m.

NewsChannel 9 did have a crew on the scene. At least a dozen Syracuse Police vehicles responded to the incident.

We have reached out to Syracuse Police to see if there are any victims and for more information on what happened.

This is a developing story. Stay with NewsChannel 9 on the air and online for updates as we get them.