Jamestown Man Accused Of “Assaulting” Customer With Pepper Spray In Lakewood

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LAKEWOOD, NY (WNY News Now) – A 30-year-old Jamestown man is accused of pepper spraying a customer at the Lakewood Tractor Supply store.

Lakewood-Busti Police announced the arrest of Alex Peru, who is accused of assaulting a male in the parking lot of the establishment on Fairmount Avenue on Thursday evening.

As a result of the pepper spraying incident, police said the victim suffered an eye injury.

Peru was processed at the Lakewood-Busti Police Department before he was released with an appearance ticket for third-degree assault.


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