Man killed in Jamestown shooting identified... police say dispute between victim and suspect may have led to the incident...

City police have now identified the Jamestown man who was shot several times late Thursday afternoon... and, later died at the hospital.  City Police Captain Bob Samuelson says the investigation is continuing into the death of 28 year-old Obryan Ramos... and, adds the man who allegedly shot him remains at-large.  Samuelson says officers were called to the scene at 853 Prendergast Avenue about 5:45 p.m., and, they found Ramos, who had been standing on his porch at the time.  He adds that witnesses say the shooter was a black or Hispanic man who was wearing dark clothes... and, who walked up to the porch from behind the house.  Samuelson says the suspect then shot Ramos several times before running off.  Ramos later died at WCA Hospital.  Samuelson says the two men were apparently involved in some kind of ongoing dispute leading up to the shooting.  He asks anyone with information on the incident is asked to call the JPD Confidential Tip-line at 483-TIPS... that's 483-8477.

Local News

WJTN News Headlines for Apr. 23, 2019

Friendly's Ice Cream was not required to give employees at the 14 upstate New York restaurants two-month's advanced notice....   However, U-S Senator Charles Schumer says Friendly'...

Read More


Join Us Online