Syracuse Police Department
Cold CasesPetrina Peterson

Petrina Peterson

Date of Occurrence: June 16, 1982
Location of Occurrence: 110 Burnet Avenuet
Report# 89-015992
Synopsis:  Seventeen-year-old Petrina Peterson was found stabbed to death behind a vacant building. She was last seen leaving a bar named The Open Door located at 131 E. Water Street.


Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Syracuse Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division at (315) 442-5222, the Homicide Tip Line at (315) 442-5223 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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