Syracuse Police Investigate Josephine Street Homicide


On Sunday, August 23rd, 2020, at around 2:40 A.M., Officers responded to the 100 block of Josephine St. for a shooting with injuries call. Upon arrival, Officers located a 34-year-old female, Jimmia J. Chambers, 9/21/85 who had been shot in the stomach. The victim was transported to Upstate Hospital, where she was later pronounced dead.

There were multiple casings located on the scene.  The investigation is active and ongoing; anyone with information is asked to call the Syracuse Police Department at (315) 442-5222 or by using our Syracuse PD app.