SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Syracuse police continue their investigation into two separate shootings that left one dead and seven others injured.
The first happened around 1:45 a.m. Sunday in front of the B & B Lounge on South Avenue. Police say three people were shot during a fight.
Rodney Maddux, 23, was taken to Upstate University Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Jonathan Powell, 24, was shot and is in stable condition. Dashawn Patterson, 30, is in serious condition with multiple gunshot wounds.
The second shooting happened on Midland Avenue around 2 a.m. Sunday. A total of five people were hit with bird shot during this incident.
The victims were James Tyler, 20, Demetrius Dunlap, 21, Paris Perry, 20, Daniel Golden, 22, and Abril Shaw, 19, all of Syracuse. Police say none of their injuries are serious at this time.
Police believe these shootings are separate incidents.
Anyone with information is asked to call Syracuse Police at 442-5222.