Fugitive of The Week: Lamar Rouse Jr. in police custody after turning himself in

On The Lookout - Fugitive of the Week

UPDATE: Syracuse Police Warrants Squad is no longer looking for Lamar Rouse after he turned himself in on Aug. 25.

Rouse was wanted in connection to the Rye Day shooting that happened in late June on Syracuse’s westside.

According to Syracuse Police, Rouse had been told that he was on NewsChannel 9’s Fugitive of the Week, which made him turn himself in.


SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Syracuse Police are on the lookout for Lamar Rouse, Jr., who is wanted for murder in connection with the Rye Day shooting.

The Rye Day shooting happened in late June on Syracuse’s westside. The mass shooting killed 17-year-old Chariel Osorio and injured eight others.

Nine others have been arrested in connection with the mass shooting in Syracuse.

Rouse, Jr. is a 20-years-old Black man with black hair and brown eyes. He is 5’04” and 160 pounds. His last known address is 1619 Bellevue Avenue. Rouse, Jr. has had eight prior local arrests.

Rouse, Jr. is wanted for murder in the second degree and criminal possession of a weapon.

If you can help police, contact the SPD Warrants Squad at 315-442-5230.


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