Syracuse Police Department Investigate a Homicide on Midland Ave.

The Syracuse Police Department is investigating a homicide on Midland Ave. On Thursday, March 21, 2019 at about 11:35 P.M., the Syracuse Police Department responded to the intersection of Midland Ave. at Furman St. for a call of a motor vehicle collision, in which two people were involved in a physical altercation.

Upon their arrival, they learned that during that altercation, Shaladik Hadid, 39 years of age had been stabbed in the chest. He was transported to Upstate University Hospital by AMR Ambulance, where he was pronounced dead a short time later. The unknown black male suspect fled the scene on foot prior to police arrival. There is no additional suspect information at this time.

This investigation is still very active and ongoing. Further information will be released when it becomes available. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Syracuse Police Department at (315) 442-5222.  All calls will be kept confidential.  Anonymous information may also be submitted by using the “SPD Tips” App, available on Android and iPhones or called in to the Homicide Tip Line at (315) 442-5223.