Johnson City Police Officer Shot

04.01.14 | Bob Price

Binghamton police chief Joe Zikuski says officer David Smith was responding to a reported disturbance at the southern tier imaging facility in Johnson City when we was attacked. 43-year-old MRI-technician James Clark struggled with smith outside the building before grabbing his revolver and then discharging the weapon's entire magazine. smith, an 18-year veteran of the force died at the scene. Clark, from nearby Greene was shot by another officer and died at the hospital. The police chief says Clark was described by co-workers as a model employee. He says a motive is still unclear.