SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Syracuse Police are investigating after a man and woman were shot on the west side of Syracuse Monday evening.
Officers were called to the intersection of Lakeview Avenue and Liberty Street around 6:00 p.m. When they arrived, they found a woman suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg. Through the investigation, it was learned she was hit by crossfire after two males shot at each other. She was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
A short time later, a 20 year-old man arrived at Upstate University Hospital with a gunshot wound to his buttocks. He’s also expected to recover.
The investigation is currently active and ongoing. Anyone with information can call Syracuse Police at (315) 442-5222. Calls will remain confidential.