UPDATE: One person charged in Wegmans shooting

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UPDATE (10:03 a.m.): Elmira Police arrested John D. Rosario, 23, of Elmira following a shooting at Wegmans at Clemens Center Parkway on Tuesday night.

Rosario has been charged with attempted murder 2nd degree and is being held by Elmira Police pending arraignment on Oct. 31.

A firearm was recovered after a search warrant was executed at the 1300 block of Hall St. 

The victim was treated and released from the hospital.


One person is injured and in the hospital after a shooting Tuesday evening

Elmira Police said the shooting happened outside the Elmira’s Wegman before 8 p.m. Police added the victim and suspects knew each other.

The suspects were located a short distance from the scene and apprehended. A third suspect was also arrested as the suspect attempted to exit from a house window.

The victim’s injuries are non-life threatening. 

Elmira Police were assisted by the Chemung County Sheriff’s Office and New York State Police. This incident is still under investigation.

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