Man Arrested For Allegedly Assaulting Woman With Baseball Bat In Jamestown

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JAMESTOWN – A Silver Creek man was arrested after allegedly assaulting a woman with a bat during a domestic dispute at the corner of North Main and Crossman Street on Friday afternoon.

Jamestown Police allege Benjamin Catalino, 24, struck the woman several times with a baseball bat and damaged the pickup truck she was sitting in, breaking out several windows.

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Catalino, according to police, fled from the scene on foot prior to officer’s arrival.

Police later located Catalino a short distance away and took him into custody.

Catalino is charged with second and third-degree assault, third-degree criminal possession of a weapon and third-degree criminal mischief.

He was held in Jamestown City Jail pending arraignment in the case.

Police say the woman was taken to UPMC Chautauqua Hospital for medical treatment.


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