Police Investigate Shooting In Elmira

ELMIRA – Police are investigating a shooting that took place earlier today in downtown Elmira.

According to Elmira Police Department, officers were dispatched to 209 West Water Street for a report of gunshots and an injured person.

When police arrived, they located a victim and witnesses who were able to provide police with information. Witnesses said that the suspect was operating a mini-scooter and fired at the victim as they drove by.

Police have not released a description of the suspect, or the identity of the victim.

The victim was taken to an area hospital where they are listed in stable condition.

Police say they were able to locates several pieces of evidence as well as video from the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Elmira Police Department at 607-737-5626 or 607-271- HALT.

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