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Police investigate body found along Onondaga Creekwalk behind Destiny USA

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Police this afternoon are investigating a body found near Onondaga Creek behind Destiny USA mall in Syracuse, an official confirmed. The Onondaga County Medical Examiner's staff arrived at the creekwalk that runs between the creek and the mall shortly after 5 p.m. to recover the bo

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-03-19 21:18:36

Lawyer: Syracuse man shot in the head attacked shooter first

Syracuse, NY -- A Syracuse man who was critically injured in April 2017 by a bullet to the head was seen on security camera attacking the assailant before the shooting, a defense lawyer said today. Justin Williams, 24, is charged with assault and illegal weapon possession in the Butternut Street sho

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-03-20 19:23:47

Syracuse woman, 18, 'not cooperative' with police after she's stabbed 3 times

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Syracuse police say an 18-year-old woman showed up at a hospital Monday evening with three stab wounds, but officers don't know who hurt her because she refused to cooperate. The teen arrived at Upstate University Hospital with two stab wounds to her leg and one to her hand shortly

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-03-20 00:45:50

TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly cloudy, high near 34

Subscribe to discover fast, unlimited access. Mostly cloudy skies and high temperatures in the mid 30s are in the forecast today for Auburn and Cayuga County. Today's National Weather Service forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. North wind 6 to 13 mph. Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with scatter

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-03-21 04:05:00

In Syracuse's suburbs, people's garage floors are collapsing; should you worry?

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- In 2009, Taunton firefighters responded to an unusual call. Pietro DiStefano's garage floor had collapsed, plunging his Mercedes-Benz SUV into an abyss and leaving his wife's convertible teetering on a concrete shelf. He was in the car when it happened. His 6-year-old grandson was

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-03-20 11:18:11

Area Police Blotters - Week of Feb. 26 to March 5

Asia Cambell, 25, of Syracuse, was arrested on Feb. 26 for petit larceny and unlawful possession of marijuana. Bobbie Gosslaux, 28, of Syracuse, was arrested on Feb. 28 and charged with petit larceny. Gregory Kulak, 32, of Canastota, was arrested on Feb. 28 and charged with leaving the scene of a pr

EAGLENEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-03-19 15:54:58

Syracuse man convicted of 2 murders going back to trial over 'nightmare' fire

Syracuse, NY -- A Syracuse man, recently convicted of his second murder, is going back to trial accused of torching a Salt Springs apartment complex multiple times. Shaun Bowen, 50, is already facing 25 years to life for setting another fire that killed Richard Fabrizio, a resident of a North Side a

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-03-19 17:22:30

Highest number of rapes were reported to Syracuse Police in 2017 in the past decade

SYRACUSE, NY (WSYR-TV) - The topic of sexual misconduct and violence has been in the spotlight over the past couple of years, but have these national conversations and movements made any real difference? In Syracuse, it looks like it. Countless women have come forward accusing men like Harvey Weinst

LOCALSYR.COM - 2018-03-20 23:13:18

Police: Upstate NY woman hit, killed by vehicle that she mistakenly put in reverse

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- A 75-year-old woman died Tuesday evening after she was pinned underneath a vehicle that she mistakenly put in reverse instead of park, according to New York State Police. Bonnie Kraft, of Steuben County, stopped at her mailbox near the intersection of Fall Creek Road and Bearlick H


Judge asks for more psychiatric testing before releasing man who killed 3 year old son

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - An Onondaga County judge denied release of a man who killed is 3-year-old son in 2011. Judge Stephen Dougherty ordered further psychiatric testing to be done on Marcell Washington, who pleaded "not responsible by reason of mental illness" in the 2014 trial. After the tria


School closings and delays for Wednesday

305c0d49-c8f8-4ca4-90b2-4a1863b4725f-large16x9_SchoolClosings_WINTER_WebGraphic_1200x750.jpg The follow schools have issued a delay/closure for Wednesday. UPDATED WEDNESDAY, MAR 14 AT 5:55 AM Baldwinsville Central Schools: Closed Today Fayetteville-Manlius Schools: Closed Today Immaculate Concep.Sch


Sexually transmitted disease, child poverty hurt health in Onondaga County, report says

(The video above was produced by Syracuse University students for the Onondaga County Heath Department.) SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Rising rates of sexually transmitted disease and child poverty are two worrisome Onondaga County health trends identified in a national report released today. The annual County


School closings in the Syracuse area: Early dismissals announced, Wednesday March 14

There were several delays and closings this morning, but now many schools have announced early dismissals due to the weather. Our information comes from email and text alerts, Tweets and news reports. We'll continue to update the list as it changes. The following information reflects the most curre


DA's key witness in 2013 Syracuse murder is woman who loaned suspect SUV for crack

Syracuse, NY -- Little was revealed this afternoon during brief opening statements in the murder trial of two men accused of a 2013 drive-by shooting. GaJuan Richardson, 21, and Landrous Hills, 25, are accused of shooting to death 19-year-old Mahleik Starling during the 1 a.m. drive-by at South Sali


'17 minutes for 17 victims': Auburn high school students walk out for national protests

AUBURN - Tears overcame Ashley Reilly outside Auburn High School Wednesday morning. Reilly, 16, was one of hundreds who congregated at the back of the school as a part of the national walkouts planned to protest gun violence and to honor the 17 people killed in the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Dougl