Public Safety Notice: Attempted Armed Robbery

On Friday, June 4, 2021 at approximately 6:41 p.m., the Syracuse Police Department (SPD) received a report of an attempted armed robbery that occurred on the 900 block of East Genesee St. An individual reported that the suspect displayed what appeared to be a silver handgun and demanded their belongings. The Syracuse Police Department and the Department of Public Safety are on the scene and investigating this incident. We ask that you stay away from the area, at this time and that you call DPS at 315.443.2224, should you have information regarding this incident. More information to follow.