UTICA, N.Y. (UPDATED) – Utica police are searching for a suspect after a woman was shot on the 900 block of Mary Street early Monday morning.
Officers arrived at the scene around 12:45 a.m., where they found a woman lying near the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to her abdomen. Police say the victim was involved in an argument before the shooting. The suspect fled the scene.
The victim was rushed to St. Elizabeth Medical Center after the incident, but had to be transferred to a Syracuse hospital for further treatment.
Anyone with information regarding the shooting should contact the Major Crimes Unit at 315-223-3556, or leave an anonymous tip with Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers at 1-866-730-8477 or at www.mohawkvalleycrimestoppers.com.