SYRACUSE, NY. (THECOUNT) — Kyree Truax has been arrested in connection with a shooting at Destiny USA mall in Syracuse, New York, Friday that left one victim with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

Truax, 21, faces charges of second-degree assault, second-degree criminal possession of a weapon and first-degree reckless endangerment, Syracuse Police Chief Kenton Buckner said at a news conference Saturday.


Original information: Syracuse, NY, police confirm a shooting occurred at Destiny USA on Friday.

Information is limited but we know a man was shot in the leg and is expected to recover.

Syracuse Police tweeted that a male victim suffered a gunshot wound to the leg. A suspect is on-the-run, according to Syracuse officials Friday night.


Geo quick facts: Syracuse is a city in and the county seat of Onondaga County, New York, United States. It is the fifth-most populous city in the state of New York following New York City, Buffalo, Rochester, and Yonkers – wikipedia.