NEWFIELD, N.Y (WSYR-TV) – A man shot in the back Sunday morning in Newfield is expected to be okay after he was taken to the Cayuga Medical Center, according to State Police in Ithaca.
Troopers said the shooting happened in the early morning hours Sunday in the parking lot of an apartment house on Shaffer Road.
The victim was later transferred to Upstate University Hospital where he is being treated for a non-life threatening injury.
Troopers are looking for a dark-colored SUV that was seen leaving the area moments after the shooting and traveled south on Shaffer Road.
Anyone with information is asked to call the State Police in Ithaca at (607) 347-4440.