Young Female Teen Shot on Ballantyne Syracuse- updated story

The Syracuse Police Department is investigating a shooting on Ballantyne Rd. On Tuesday, January 22, 2019, at about 1:32 P.M., the Syracuse Police Department responded to 921 Ballantyne Rd apartment # 2 for a call of a shooting. Upon their arrival, Officers located a 14-year-old female victim, who had been shot in the upper part of her body. She was transported to Upstate University Hospital by AMR Ambulance, where she is listed in critical condition.

The circumstances that led up to her being shot are unknown at this time, nor is there any suspect information. This investigation is in its early stages, and very active and ongoing. Further information will be released when it becomes available. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Syracuse Police Department at (315) 442-5222.  All calls will be kept confidential.  Anonymous information may also be submitted by using the “SPD Tips” App, available on Android and iPhones.