What better way to spend Friday the 13th than a Jason Voorhees prank?
Police Chief John Barber said he is "immensely proud" of Officer Christopher Cady’s efforts.
It was a drug deal gone bad near Cass Park in Ithaca Tuesday.
Police say the suspect in last week's fatal ambush outside a rural state police barracks belonged to a "military simulation unit" based in eastern Pennsylvania whose members play the role of soldiers from eastern Europe.
Peter Felko, 20, lived in Cortland but also had ties to the Ithaca area.