ITHACA, N.Y. — Ithaca police continue to investigate the shooting of a man Wednesday morning on East Green Street. Police are still looking for a man wanted in connection with the crime and are seeking more witnesses.
In a news release Friday, police said they have developed information “that leads us to believe that there may be additional witnesses to this incident. There are (two) vehicles that are believed to have been in the immediate area of the shooting as it happened.” The people in the vehicles are only believed to be possible witnesses to the shooting and are not involved in any way, police said.
The two cars below were in the area of 130 E. Green St. at about 9:44 a.m. Wednesday.
At about 9:44 a.m. Wednesday, 30-year-old Shane Lott, of Rochester, was shot multiple times near the Green Street Parking Garage. After the incident, Woodrow Turner, 38, of Ithaca, was charged with criminal possession of a weapon and tampering with evidence. However, police are still searching for the man wanted in connection with the shooting. He has been identified as Andrae G. Martin.
Lott is in critical condition as of Friday afternoon.
Police ask that if anyone have information related to the two vehicles in the picture or if they are a first-hand witness to the crime, that they reach out to police. Anyone with information related to the case can call 607-272-3245. Anonymous tips can be submitted here.
Police are working with New York State Police, the Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office, FBI, and the U.S. Marshal Service.
Read the previous coverage of the shooting with more information here.