Ithaca, N.Y. – Police are on the scene of an incident in downtown Ithaca Friday afternoon that several witnesses said was a stabbing.


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One man could be seen being loaded into an ambulance and driven away. Several witnesses said there had been a stabbing, but this was not immediately confirmed by police as of 2 p.m., not long after emergency responders were called to the scene.

Police remained at the intersection of West Buffalo Street and North Cayuga Street. Several interviewed witnesses.

Firefighters, Bangs Ambulance and Ithaca police remain on the scene.

One witness said a fight began inside a building several blocks over and then spilled out into the street.

We will provide updates when they become available.

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Mike Blaney

Mike Blaney is the executive director and co-founder of The Ithaca Voice.