Murder Victim Found in a Car, Arrest Has Been Made

By Jillian Marshall

November 9, 2012 Updated Nov 9, 2012 at 7:14 AM EDT

Elmira, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A body was found murdered in a car Thursday morning.

At approximately 11:50 a.m. Thursday, Elmira police got a call about a body in a vehicle along the side of the road in the 300 block of Alexander Place in the City of Elmira.

After investigating further, police found that the victim was murdered.

The name of the victim will not be released until family is notified.

Elmira police have arrested Justin Jones, 21, of Elmira for the murder.

Jones is being held in the Elmira Police Department lock-up and will be arraigned in Elmira City Court later Friday morning.

Murder in the 2nd Degree, A-1 Felony