BINGHAMTON, NY – Binghamton Police were able to make a quick arrest in a shooting that took place Saturday morning on the city’s Southside.

Police responded to 51 Tremont Avenue at 9:13 a.m. for a report of shots fired.


They say they found a male victim with a gunshot wound to his left thigh.


The victim was taken to a local hospital and was treated and released.


Police arrested 23 year-old Joseph Shindyakov of Binghamton and charged him with assault and criminal possession of a weapon.