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Corning man arrested for possessing handgun during fight in Watkins Glen parking lot

Sunday morning police responded to the report of a fight in the parking lot of a Watkins Glen business involving a handgun.

According to police, dozens of people were in the parking lot screaming and yelling while police tried locating the individual with the gun.

He was found at a nearby gas station.


Tyler Vancise, 21, of Corning, admitted to police he chad a loaded .45 caliber handgun in his pocket.

He was charged with criminal possession of a firearm and criminal possession of a weapon. He also has a prior felony DWI from within the last ten years.

Vancise was taken to Schuyler County Jail and additional arrests into the altercation are pending.



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