A Norwich man is being charged in the death of a 19 year old on December 1st.

Emergency Services officials reported that a female had been killed in an accidental shooting on Division Street, but no other details were available that day.

Authorities now say 25 year old James Maricle is charged with criminally negligent homicide and criminal contempt in the death of Roxanne Shipman.

Norwich Police say Maricle is accused of firing a rifle negligently and was under an order banning him from possession of any firearms.

Maricle was sent to the Chenango County Jail on $1,500 bail.



More From WNBF News Radio 1290 AM & 92.1 FM