Student injured after BB pistol shot ricochets
Officers charged Derek Gleason, a freshman at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, with a violation of city ordinances at 4 p.m. Wednesday in the Oakwood Cemetery on the 700 block of Comstock Avenue, according to a police report.
Gleason and some friends were firing a BB pistol at a tree in the cemetery at a distance of about 10 feet when a BB bounced off the tree and struck Gleason in the right eye, the report stated.
Gleason was transported to Crouse Hospital with a swollen eye, the report added.
The BB pistol was gone upon police arrival, and Gleason said one of his friends must have picked it up, the report stated.
An unidentified individual broke into sophomore social science major Drew Bucktooth’s car between 12 a.m. and 10 a.m. Wednesday on the 200 block of Small Road, according to a police report.
The individual broke the rear window of Bucktooth’s car and stole a speaker box with two 12-inch subwoofers, a laptop and a guitar, the report added.
An unidentified individual broke into a Syracuse University student’s car around 10 a.m. on Wednesday on the 200 block of Small Road, according to a police report.
The individual broke the driver’s-side window and stole a stereo, two subwoofers and an amplifier, the report stated.
An unidentified person stole a laptop with a slipcover and a digital camera at about 3:30 p.m. Oct. 10 from the School of Information Studies on the 100 block of College Place, according to a police report.
An unidentified individual threw two rocks through a window at 1:20 a.m. Thursday at 737 Comstock Ave., the location of the Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity, according to a police report.
An unidentified individual threw a brick through the rear window of an SU student’s car at 1:20 a.m. at 737 Comstock Ave., the location of the Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity, according to a police report.
Compiled by Asst. News Editor Joe Connolly
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