On February 18, 2006 at about 1:05 AM Utica Police were called to the area of Burnet and Jay Stís for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival police located David L Rudolph, 34 years old, of Utica, lying on the ground. Rudolph was pronounced dead at the scene from a gun shot wound. Rudolph was survived by 5 children. Police ask anyone with information on this case call Investigator Fernalld at 315-223-3516 or the Criminal Investigation Division at 315-223-3510.
This shooting occurred in the early morning hours of a Saturday. Bars in the area, the Club Millennium, Cocktail and Dreams and That Place were all busy at the time. People that remember being at one of these bars on the night of the shooting are asked to think back and, if they remember anything that may help give closure to this case, please call. Calls can be kept confidential.