The Victim of a Recent Shooting on Park Avenue has Died

Syracuse, N.Y.  – On Saturday December 1st, 2108 at approximately 1:07 AM, Syracuse Police Officers responded to the 700 block of Park Avenue in regards to a shooting call.  Upon arrival, Officers located a 34 year old male on the sidewalk, suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper part of his body.  The victim was transported to Upstate University Hospital by AMR Ambulance personnel for treatment.  He was listed in critical condition for several days and was removed from life support on December 6th,  2018, when he died of his injury.  The victim has been identified as Rodney D. Hill, 34 years old, of Syracuse N.Y.

At this time there is no suspect information.

Detectives are currently investigating this incident and 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 Syracuse Police Department or called in to the Homicide Tip Line at (315) 442-5223.