Breaking News: Another Arrest in Connection with June 20th Near Westside Multiple Shooting

On Saturday, June 20th, 2020, at around 8:54 P.M., Officers responded to the intersection of Wyoming St. and Marcellus St. At that time there were reports of multiple shootings with 9 victims resulting in the death of Chariel Osorio and injuries to 8 others at an event that turned deadly.

During the weeks since the shootings Syracuse Police have arrested several people. As the investigation continues, on July 15th, 2020, Detectives arrested 22-year-old, Quinell Stepney, for Murder in the Second Degree and Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Second Degree.

Arrests made earlier

Handsome Rice, 18, and Devar Williams, 20, have been arrested and charged with Murder in the Second Degree and Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Second Degree. Eric Williams, 36, has been charged with Attempted Murder in the Second Degree and Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Second Degree.

The following arrests have been made in connection with the shootings

  • Amir Titus, 20
  • Carlos Ortiz-Carrasquill, 31
  • 16-year-old male
  • Handsome Rice, 18,
  • Devar Williams, 20
  • Eric Williams, 36,
  • Quinell Stepney,36

All were charged with Murder in the Second Degree and Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Second Degree.

The investigation is still very active and ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call (315) 442-5222.