Shooting Victim Dies
A 19 year-old shooting victim has died from the gunshot wound he received over the weekend. Binghamton Police say Scott A. Wright died at approximately 11 PM Friday after a disturbance outside the Town and Country Apartments on Roberts Street in Binghamton. Police have accused Andre Lee of Binghamton with shooting Wright.
Authorities say the 21 year-old Lee was taken into custody Saturday morning after he was found hiding in an attic crawl space at a Griswold Street home. Lee is also accused of injuring another 19 year-old man by hitting him in the head with a glass bottle.
Lee has been charged with Murder in the 2nd Degree, Assault and Criminal Possession of a Weapon. Police also charged 21-year-old Tichelle Bethea of Binghamton with hindering prosecution.