This story has been updated to reflect that city detectives say a man was wounded. Initial reports indicated the person who was shot was a woman.

Binghamton police are trying to locate the person who shot a man in a residential neighborhood.

Multiple gunshots reportedly were heard shortly after 8 p.m. Monday in the area of the Saratoga Terrace apartment complex on the South Side.

Police sealed off sections of Dewey Avenue and Montour Street just south of Saratoga Avenue.

A Binghamton police officer placing crime scene tape along Montour Street. (Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF News)

Yellow evidence markers were placed in the roadway on Dewey Avenue as officers and detectives secured the scene.

The injured man reportedly sustained a gunshot wound to a hand. She was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Police at the scene did not comment on the shooting.

The incident happened near the apartment building where a woman was fatally stabbed on July 3. A Binghamton man has been charged with murder in the death of 27-year-old Takecia Mitchell.

Evidence markers were placed on Dewey Avenue after a shooting on July 12, 2021. (Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF News)
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