Syracuse Police Department Continues to Investigate a Homicide on West Corning Ave. The Syracuse Police Department is continuing to investigate a homicide that occurred on Tuesday August 20, 2013 at about 10: 45pm in the 100 block of West Corning Ave. The victim is identified as Tierra Newton, age 26 of Bruce Street, Syracuse, N.Y.
The victim was shot while standing in the street on West Corning Ave. This investigation is active and ongoing at this time. Syracuse police are asking that anyone with information on this homicide to contact detectives at 315-442-5222. All calls will be kept strictly confidential.
A second shooting Wednesday morning on Bruce Street in Syracuse. City Police say 20 year old Quonta Albert was shot multiple times. He collapsed on nearby Croly Street.
He was rushed to Upstate Hospital where he underwent emergency surgery and is listed in critical condition.