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  • Elmira Man Arrested After Allegedly Attempting to Ro...

    Thursday Jul 12 | via WENY 

    ELMIRA, N.Y. The Elmira Police Department has arrested a man who allegedly attempted to rob a taxi cab driver. According to police, on Wednesday, July 11 around 3:00 p.m., officers responded to the area of Lake St. and Division St. for an initial report of an attempted robbery.

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  • Chemung County Sheriff's Office Investigating Victim...

    Tuesday Jul 10 | via WENY 

    ELMIRA, N.Y. The Chemung County Sheriff's Office is investigating an incident in which a victim was shot. According to police, on July 10 at approximately 1:28 a.m., deputies responded to Albert Street in the City of Elmira for reports of a gunshot victim.

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  • EPD Makes Arrests After Investigation into Shots Fired

    Friday Jul 6 | via WENY 

    ELMIRA, N.Y. The Elmira Police Department arrested three people after they allegedly were involved with the firing of a gun throughout the city on July 5. Around 12:50 a.m., officers responded to Gush's Thirsty Bear, located at 351 E. Washington Avenue for a report of gun shots. At 1:12 a.m., officers responded to the 500 block of Spaulding Street for another report of gun shots.

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  • Suspect Involved in Southside Murder Case Arrested o...

    Wednesday Jul 4 | via WENY 

    ELMIRA, N.Y. A suspect who was arrested in connection to a boy found in a dumpster on Elmira's southside in February has been arrested again on different charges. In February, 21-year-old Kharii Monroe was accused of punching victim Israel Luna in the head, causing him to fall to the ground and lose consciousness, according to police.

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  • Driver in Fatal 2017 Elmira Crash Arrested

    Tuesday Jun 26 | via WENY 

    ELMIRA, N.Y. According to the Chemung County Sheriff's Office, a woman involved in a deadly 2017 crash has been arrested. On April 14 2017, deputies responded to West Hill Road in the Town of Elmira for a report of a motor vehicle accident with injuries.

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  • Heavy Police Presence after Another Incident at Mapl...

    Jun 6, 2018 | via WENY 

    ELMIRA, N.Y. On the afternoon of June 6, there was a heavy police presence on Maple Avenue in Elmira. This comes just a day after a reported robbery that led to police surrounding a home in the area of Maple Ave. and Horner St. When officers got there, they were told that two males, one with a gun, another with a bat, were seen in the area.

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  • Teens Involved in Riverside Ave. Burglary, Multiple ...

    Jun 1, 2018 | via WENY 

    ELMIRA, N.Y. Over a one-week period, the Elmira Police Department says officers handled several burglary and robbery investigations. According to police, the first robbery occurred on May 15. An individual reported that two teens threatened him and stole a pair of sneakers from him.

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