Rochester woman dies 2 days after hatchet attack

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — Rochester Police are investigating a murder after a woman who was attacked with a hatchet died from her injuries.

Police say Heather Majors, 47, was struck with a hatchet on Chili Avenue around 1:15 a.m. on July 10. She was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Police say she died on July 12.

No suspects are in custody. Police say this does not appear to be a random attack but did not release additional details.

The Rochester Police Department’s Majors Crimes Unit is investigating the murder. Anyone with information is asked to call 911, the Major Crimes Unit at (585) 428-7157, Crime Stoppers at (585) 423-9300, or email