Utica Police reported discovering a 15-year-old with a gunshot wound to the head in a driveway near the intersection of Warren Street and Lenox Avenue.
Despite swift efforts to transport him to the hospital in a Utica Fire Department ambulance and administer life-saving measures, the teenager did not survive his injuries.
The Utica Police Department remains on the scene, conducting further canvassing for evidence, witnesses, and surveillance footage, as stated in a released statement.
The Utica Police Department is currently probing a deadly shooting incident in the 1000 block of Warren Street.
Utica Police and Fire received the call to the scene shortly before 8 PM on Sunday.
Individuals with information are urged to reach out to the Major Crimes Unit at 315-223-3556 or submit an anonymous tip through Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers.