Ithaca Police are investigating a shooting that occurred early Friday morning on the west end of the Commons.
When officers arrived on scene at around 1:30 they found a man that had been shot in the chest. He was taken to a nearby condition and his condition at this time is not known. Police say prior to the shooting, an altercation took place inside Casablanca Pizza. The parties involved left the business and continued to argue. The victim was shot by one of the people he was arguing with. The suspects fled the area. One of the people involved in the altercation is a white male, wearing blue jeans and a light colored hooded sweatshirt.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Ithaca Police.