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Members of the Ithaca Police Department responded to a report of shots fired around 7:04 p.m. in the area of the 400 block of West Green Street and located a 21-year-old male on South Plain Street who sustained a gunshot wound.
Three Ithaca Police Department officers were injured while pursuing a vehicle that was reported stolen from the parking lot of the Hess gas station on Elmira Road on Thursday.
The Ithaca Police Department along with Cornell University Police have arrested Peter Mesko, 22, and charged him with rape in the first degree, according to an IPD press release.
Ithaca Police Department has received a grant from the New York State Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee which has begun a new initiative to target distracted drivers.