BREAKING NEWS: ELMIRA POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A REPORTED ARMED ROBBERY AT THE FINGER LAKES HEALTHCARE FEDERAL CREDIT UNION ON HART STREET IN ELMIRA.
ACCORDING TO SCANNER REPORTS, TWO BLACK MEN WEARING MASKS AND JACKETS SHOWED HANDGUNS DURING THE ROBBERY.
SUSPECT 1 IS DESCRIBED AS A BLACK MALE, WEARING AN ORANGE MASK AND A GREEN HUNTING JACKET. SUSPECT 2 IS DESCRIBED AS A BLACK MALE, WEARING A BLACK MASK AND BLACK JACKET.
THEY MAY BE DRIVING A FOUR-DOOR SILVER CAR.
Rollins Arraigned in Elmira Murder Case
ELMIRA, NY (WENY) -- The man accused of a July 5th murder in the city of Elmira was arraigned on the charges this morning.
Twenty year old Jerell Rollins is charged with 2nd degree murder, criminal possession of a weapon and issuing a false written statement. Police say Rollins shot and killed 19-year-old Randy Brooks on July 5th, at Eastgate Apartments in Elmira. A neighbor found Brooks' body on the ground at the apartment complex later that morning.
Rollins did not enter a plea at today's arraignment... His next court appearance is scheduled for October first.