POLICE: Man Accidentaly Shot Himself
Police say he started the gunfire by shooting a female officer in the ear at point-blank range. She was treated at a hospital. The officers shot hit him once in the back.
Binghamton Police Chief Joseph Zikuski says the shooting began at 2:30 a.m. on the Memorial Bridge.
He says the officers approached 20-year-old Garcia and another man as they responded to a report of suspicious men.