Cananadaigua Police seek help in solving baseball bat attack case

Updated: October 11, 2019 06:49 AM
Created: October 10, 2019 09:59 AM

CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. (WHEC) —The City of Canandaigua Police Department is asking for help finding who attacked a woman with a baseball bat last Saturday.

Police say that someone struck a woman with the bat "several times" in the area of Chapin Street and Bemis Street on Oct. 5 around 8:30 p.m. The woman sustained minor injuries.


The suspect was wearing dark colored pants, a black hoodie, and a scarf that covered their face. After the assault, the suspect left on foot heading south on Bemis Street.

Anyone with information or who may have seen the assault is asked to call Detective Brownell of the Canandaigua Police Department at 585-396-5035 or by email at

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