Updated: 08/29/2013 8:47 PM
Created: 08/29/2013 8:18 PM WHEC.com
A man is facing charges after police say he forcibly robbed a man in Canandaigua.
Horace “Ace” Whipset, 27, was charged with two counts of robbery. The robbery happened on Bemis Street around 8:15a.m. on August 2.
Police say Whipset robbed the man and forcibly stole $100 from him. The victim suffered injuries to his face, head and legs. He was treated at Thompson Hospital.
Whipset, who police say doesn't have a permanent address, was arrested in a camper on Ganyard Hill Road in Bristol. Police say he was hiding under a bed. Whipset was arraigned in City Court and was remanded to the Ontario County Jail on $75,000 cash bail.
Police are still looking for a second suspect involved in the robbery. They are looking for William “Billy” Kelly. Police describe him as 19-year-old male with brown hair and weighs approximately 150 pounds. Anyone with information is asked to call Canandaigua Police at 585-394-3311.