ELMIRA – On Friday at approximately 6:10 pm, Elmira Police Department was dispatched to 150 Harriet St Apartment 4D for the report of gun shots and an injured person at that address.
When officers arrived they located a wounded subject in a stairway of the apartment complex located at that address. Officers quickly learned that the victim sustained a gunshot wound to his leg and were able to safely move the victim from the stairway and turn him over to EMS. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he received further treatment for his injuries.
According to police, the victim is currently in stable condition.
Officers were able to obtain several pieces of evidence and interviewed several witnesses, however the investigation is ongoing. Police have not released any further information about the incident or the victim at this time.
Police are asking anyone with information about this matter to call the Elmira Police Department at (607)737-5626 or (607)271-HALT.