ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Several departments of law enforcement were conducting a search Thursday morning near Cayuga Inlet, located off of Route 89. 

Law enforcement officials at the scene included the Ithaca Police Department, New York State Police, and the FBI. The area was marked off with crime scene and metal detectors were used. 

The search was focused near the shore. According to State Police, divers are assisting the FBI in searching for a gun.

This story may be updated. 

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