Syracuse Police Department
Cold CasesMark Downton

Mark Downton

Date of Occurrence: August 22, 1981
Location of Occurrence: 850 East Water Street
Report# 81-096833
Synopsis:  Twenty-seven-year-old Mark Downton was found shot to death in a vehicle parked at the Kennedy Square housing complex.


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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