Syracuse Police Department
Cold CasesKain Gist

Kain Gist



Case Number: 05-256227
Age: 30 
Height: 5’08”
Weight: 225 lbs.
Date: May 28th, 2005
Location: 300 block, Bruce St., Syracuse
Suspect: Unknown
Synopsis: Kain Gist was shot and killed in the 300 block of Bruce St. while attending a graduation party on May 28th, 2005. There were several people at the party, including friends and family of Kain Gist, who have been uncooperative with the investigation to date.    
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Syracuse Police Department Cold Case Homicide Squad at (315) 442-5234 or by e-mail at All tips will be kept confidential


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511 S. State Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone: (315) 442-5200
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