RPD makes arrest after an assault outside a South Clinton Ave bar

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — Police arrested a 37-year-old man after a woman was punched outside a bar on South Clinton and Meigs Street on Thursday.

The Rochester Police Department arrived just before 2 a.m. and found a woman in her 20s who was punched in the head. An ambulance took her to the hospital and she is expected to be ok.

RPD found the suspect near the scene. He was charged with assault and he had two active arrest warrants in Rochester. He is currently in Monroe County Jail.