Ithaca Police Investigating Incident Involving an Assault With a Weapon
ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY) - Ithaca Police is investigating an incident involving an assault with a weapon.
On June 18th at 7:18 PM, IPD responded to the 300 block of Elmira Road for an assault involving a weapon.
The victim was allegedly sprayed in the face with Pepper Spray by Zhyana Masker. The victim then had an alleged handgun pointed at the victim's face by Jacole Morris, who later hit the victim in the back of the head.
The victim did not suffer any life threatening injuries.
Officers located a black "BB" gun, shaped and marked to appear as a Glock 17 handgun inside a related vehicle on scene.
Zhyana Masker was arrested on scene and charged with Harassment in the 2nd degree. Jacole Morris was also arrested on scene and charged with Attempted Assault in the 3rd Degree.
Any witnesses of this incident are encouraged to contact the Ithaca Police Department.