On Thursday, June 11th, 2020, at around 5:11 A.M., Officers responded to the 100 block of Mark Ave. for a shots fired type call. Reports were made that multiple shots were being fired in the area. When the first Officer arrived, they encountered a male, Jakelle Davis, 23, of Syracuse who was armed with a gun.
The Officer, Ryan McGovern fired his duty weapon striking the suspect at least one time. The suspect was transported to Upstate Hospital where he is expected to survive. The Officer was not injured. The investigation is active and ongoing; anyone with information is asked to call the Syracuse Police Department at (315) 442-5222.
Per department policy, Officer McGovern has been placed on administrative leave. Officer McGovern was hired in 2018 and serves within the Patrol Division.