Syracuse Police Department make an Arrest for Handgun Possession After a Foot Pursuit on E. Fayette St.

The Syracuse Police Department makes an arrest for possessing a handgun after a foot pursuit.  On Monday, February 11th, 2019, at about 09:00 P.M., Detectives Dzenan Selimovic and Randy Collins of the Syracuse Police Department responded to a suspicious person with a weapon complaint inside of the Uptown Market located at 2002 E. Fayette St.  An anonymous caller had reported the suspect, Davion Garbutt, 18, of Syracuse inside of the store in possession of a handgun. Garbutt then exited the store and Detectives Dzenan Selimovic and Randy Collins attempted to stop him, but Garbutt fled on foot into an apartment complex located in the 2100 block of E. Fayette St. Garbutt was eventually apprehended by Officers Gregory DiPuccio and Officer Michael Dixon a short time later.

​Detectives subsequently located an unloaded Smith & Wesson 40 caliber handgun that Garbutt discarded during the foot pursuit.

Garbutt was arrested for Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Fourth Degree and Criminal Possession of a Firearm.  Garbutt was subsequently lodged at the Onondaga County Justice Center following this arrest and pending his arraignment.