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Man shot in car in Valley neighborhood in Syracuse

Update: 32-year-old man shot in lower body in Syracuse’s Valley neighborhood


Syracuse, NY — A man was shot Tuesday afternoon in the leg while inside a car in Syracuse’s Valley neighborhood, dispatchers said.

The shooting was reported about 4:49 pm at 182 Thurlow Drive, according to initial Onondaga County 911 Center dispatches.

The man who was reported to be in his 30s was shot while inside a Honda Accord, dispatchers said.

The shooter fled into a gray Jeep Cherokee, according to dispatches.

Police closed a section of Thurlow Drive. Evidence markers could be seen around a black Honda Accord.

The car appeared to have holes in its front passenger side door. | The Post-Standard has reached out to the Syracuse Police Department for more information.

This is a developing story and will be updated when more information is available.

Staff writer Fernando Alba covers breaking news, crime and public safety. Have a tip, story idea, question or comment? Reach him at 315-690-6950, at [email protected], or on Twitter at @byfernandoalba.

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