Syracuse Police Continue homicide Investigation Involving 15 year Old Victim

Syracuse, N.Y. – On Wednesday October 3rd, 2018 at approximately 11:45 PM, Syracuse Police Officers responded to the 300 block of Coolidge Avenue in regards to a shooting call.  Upon arrival, they located a male in his teens suffering from a gunshot wound.

The victim was transported to Upstate University Hospital by AMR Ambulance for treatment.  The victim died of his injuries a short time later.



The victim was identified as Loindale Johnson, 15 years old, of Syracuse N.Y.

There is no suspect information available at this time.

The investigation is continuing and additional information will be released when available.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Syracuse Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at (315) 442-5222.  All calls will remain confidential.  Anonymous tips may also be submitted using the “SPD Tips” app., called in to the Homicide Tip Line at (315) 442-5223 or through our website at