Batavia Police look for slasher


BATAVIA, N.Y. (WIVB) — Police in Batavia are looking for a slasher who sent one man to the hospital.

The attack happened around 2 p.m. Sunday at an apartment on Ellicott Street. Investigators say the victim is a man in his 30’s, and was visiting the apartment when he was stabbed. He was taken to Strong Hospital, and is expected to survive.

Police say they are looking for a man and a woman who drove off in a maroon minivan or SUV. The weapon used in the incident was not recovered.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Batavia Police at 585-345-6350. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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