Syracuse Police Investigate Stabbing of a 13 Year Old

Syracuse, N.Y. – On Sunday November 25th, 2018 at approximately 5:35 PM, Syracuse Police Officers responded to the 1500 block of W. Onondaga Street in regards to a stabbing call.  Upon arrival, Officers met with a 13 year old male, who was suffering from a stab wound to his back.  The victim was transported to Upstate University Hospital for treatment.  His injury is not considered to be life threatening.

The victim stated that the incident occurred on Richmond Avenue, and that he went to the 1500 block of W. Onondaga Street to report the incident.  The victim was uncooperative with the investigation and refused to provide any additional details regarding his injury.  There is no suspect information available at this time.  Investigating Officers were unable to locate a scene on Richmond Avenue.

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. or through our website at