Shooting on W. Lafayette St. the City’s Latest Homicide


On Saturday, June 5th, 2021, at around 4:34 A.M., Officers responded to 255 W. Lafayette Avenue for a shooting with injuries call. Upon arrival, Officers located a 31-year-old male, Bobby Fort Jr.  who was shot in the neck.   Fort was transported to Upstate Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The investigation is active and ongoing; anyone with information is asked to call the Syracuse Police Department at (315) 442-5222. ​