ITHACA, N.Y. –– Ithaca Police are investigating reports of shots fired in the area of Elm Street and Chestnut Street on Tuesday night.

At approximately 10:28 p.m., Ithaca Police Department was dispatched to reports of multiple gunshots. Officers spoke with several witnesses at the scene who reported hearing gunfire. Witnesses also reported observing a silver sedan leaving the area at a high rate of speed.

No injuries were reported during this incident.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Ithaca Police Department.

Police Dispatch: 607-272-3245
Police Administration: 607-272-9973
Police Tipline 607-330-0000

Or online through the IPD anonymous online tip formFacebook or Twitter

Photo courtesy of Ed Dittenhoefer

Anna Lamb

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