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No on in custody after Ithaca shooting

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On Saturday, police were called to the Cayuga Medical Center around 3 p.m. for the report of a patient in the emergency room with a non-life threatening gunshot wound.

Officers learned the injury occurred when the victim was shot during the early-morning hours in the city.


The shooting reportedly occurred at the Cayuga Garden Apartments on Chestnut Street.

The suspect, who is not known to police, is described as a black male wearing dark clothing, who is approximately 5’8″ tall, weighing around 140 lbs.

Witnesses to the shooting are asked to contact IPD through any means.