Reward Offered For Location, Arrest and Conviction of Wendell V. Griffin (Captured)

New York State Crime Stoppers, acting as a resource for the City of Syracuse Police Department are offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information that will lead to the location, arrest and conviction of Wendell V. Griffin, a black male, dark skinned, 150 lbs.

Wendell V. Griffin is wanted for a murder 2nd and robbery 1st that occurred on June 3, 2018 at approximately 500hrs at 2500 Erie Blvd East, Syracuse, N.Y. The victim was sleeping in his vehicle when Griffin and an associate decided to rob him. The victim was awakened and struggled with Griffin and his associate and was shot in the back of his head.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the New York State Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-866-313-TIPS (8477) immediately. Callers can remain anonymous. There is no caller ID on the New York State Crime Stoppers hotline phones.

New York State Crime Stoppers is a 501(c) (3) not-for-profit organization that was formed to assist federal, state, county and local law enforcement throughout New York State. NYS Crime Stoppers offers rewards for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the persons responsible for particular felony crimes within the borders of New York State. As in this case, the organization’s success can be attributed to the anonymity it provides callers and the rewards provided as an incentive.