Ithaca Police are investigating multiple reports of gunshots just before 4:00 yesterday (September 16) afternoon, near the Chestnut Hill Apartments.
Numerous callers reported hearing several gunshots, before seeing two black males flee the scene towards Elm Street. One of which was reportedly carrying a handgun.
Police say the first suspect was last seen wearing a black jacket with a blue sweatshirt underneath. The second was wearing a grey sweatshirt.
No injuries were reported in the incident, but schools in the area immediately initiated their safety protocols while police remained actively on-scene.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone who may have information to help is encouraged to call the Ithaca Police Department. They can remain anonymous if they wish to do so.