Assailant fatally shot after attacking Ithaca Police officer

The Ithaca Police Department says an officer “was attacked by an individual armed with a large knife” early this morning at police headquarters on Clinton Street, and the assailant was fatally shot. The area has been blocked off during an investigation.


Read the full article by WVBR's and 14850's Mark Anbinder here >.

WVBR is a local commercial radio station broadcasting from Ithaca, New York to the Counties of Tompkins, Tioga, Cortland, Cayuga, Seneca, Schuyler, and Chemung. WVBR is run by the Cornell Media Guild, Inc - a non-profit student organization that is independent and not funded nor managed by Cornell University. Our mission is to preserve local media and act as a training ground for the future generation. All views represented by our contributors solely reflect their own views, and are not necessarily endorsed by WVBR or Cornell Media Guild.

© Cornell Media Guild, Inc. 

All Rights Reserved.

604 E Buffalo St.
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 273-4000

info@wvbr.com

Designed by Michelle Davies (2022).