Arrest made in fatal shooting of man in Syracuse last summer; 1 of 3 killings on same weekend

We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)




SYRACUSE, New York — Police say they've charged a 32-year-old man with gunning down another man during one of three fatal shootings that occurred in Syracuse over the same weekend last summer.

Officials say 28-year-old Juan Fuentes-Diaz was killed by gunfire early on the morning of Aug. 3.

Police say investigators were able to identify a suspect, Cesar Sanchez, who has been in Onondaga County Justice Center on unrelated drug charges since Jan. 21. Sanchez has been charged with second-degree murder and attempted kidnapping.

He's being held in jail pending arraignment on those charges. Police didn't know if he has a lawyer.

Fuentes-Diaz was one of three men killed in separate shootings the weekend of Aug. 1-3. A fourth man and a 15-year-old boy were wounded.

All content copyright ©2015 Daily Reporter, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Click here to read our privacy policy.
Daily Reporter • 22 W. New Road • Greenfield, IN 46140 • (317) 462-5528