Trooper Injured In A Shooting In Elmira

August 27 2021

ELMIRA NY –  Elmira Police Chief Anthony Alveraz reports that during one of today’s shooting incidents in Elmira, that a state trooper was injured during a foot pursuit.  The Police Chief says that while the trooper tried to climb a metal fence at Woodlawn Cemetery, the trooper’s leg was impaled.

The police chief says there is a suspect in custody.