15-Year-old Arrested with Gun, Heroin During Shots Fired Incident in Syracuse
A 15-year-old boy is facing multiple charges after police were called to the 100 block of Davis Street for a shots fired call.
The call came in at approximately 3:42pm on Wednesday, November 24, 2021. Three officers responded to the scene. They were told that the suspect had run into a market located at 104 Davis Street.
Police searched the market and found a teenager in the bathroom, along with a loaded, untraceable 9mm handgun and, police say, "numerous glassine envelopes that contained heroin.”
The suspect – whose name is not being released because of his age – is just 15 years old.
He is facing the following charges:
- Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Second Degree
- Criminal Possession of a Firearm
- Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree
- Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree
He was released to a parent on a juvenile appearance ticket.