Man wanted for slashing tires on woman’s car: Fugitive of the Week

On The Lookout - Fugitive of the Week

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — This week’s Fugitive of the Week is Justin A. Hughes.

Hughes is wanted for criminal mischief and criminal possession of a weapon for a domestic incident that happened in the 500 block of Gifford Street at 2:00am on May 26th.

According to Sgt. Mike Smith, Hughes slashed all four tires of a woman’s car and broke her driver’s side window. Smith says Hughes was still armed with a knife when he approached the victim, making her fear for her safety.

“We’ve run out of leads on Mr. Hughes, so we’re asking the public’s help to find him,” says Sgt. Smith.

Hughes is described as a 22-year-old white male, who is 5’7” and 140 pounds. If you have any information, you’re asked to call the Syracuse Police Warrant Unit at (315) 442-5230.

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