Two arrests made in Utica after shots fired investigation

Police responded to a report of shots fired on Brinckerhoff Avenue in Utica Wednesday morning.

Posted: Feb 5, 2020 12:48 PM
Updated: Feb 10, 2020 4:51 PM

UTICA, N.Y. – Utica Police have arrested two people after shots were fired on Brinckerhoff Avenue late Wednesday morning. They say more arrests are likely. 

The shooting happened around 11:50 a.m. in the 1100 block of Brinckerhoff Avenue.

Police arrested Kimberly Felton, 39, of Utica. She faces several charges including criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminal using drug paraphernalia and criminal possession of a weapon and firearm. 

The second person arrested was Clifton Mercer, 35, of Utica. He is charged with criminal possession of a weapon and firearm, as well as reckless endangerment. 

Police say no one was injured.  

Police say they will release more information, after all the people allegedly involved are in custody. 

The investigation is ongoing.

If anyone has information, call Utica Police at 315-223-3510, or the GIVE Line at 315-520-0842. 

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