Police make arrests in assault case

by Andrew Henderson

Three people have been arrested in connection with a fight early Saturday morning, Oswego police said.

At approximately 2:40 a.m. July 28, police and EMS responded to West Bridge Street between West 7th and West 8th streets for a physical altercation between a two groups of males.

Upon investigation, it was determined that the fight had resulted in two people being injured.

One 20-year-old male suffered minor injuries. He was treated at Oswego Hospital for minor cuts, abrasions and bruises. The victim was later released.

A second male, also 20 years old, suffered serious injuries including broken facial bones and a possible skull fracture.

The victim was transported by private vehicle to Rochester General Hospital where he currently remains hospitalized. Police said the injuries do not appear to be life threatening.

Both victims are from the Rochester area.

Oswego Police have arrested three suspects in connection with the incident: 21-year-old Angel L. Lopez of Oswego, 21-year-old Jordan M. Perkins of Syracuse, and 16-year-old male of Oswego. The 16-year-old’s name is not being released due to his age.

Each suspect has been charged with third-degree assault, a class A misdemeanor, but, further charges and additional arrests are possible as the investigation continues.

Officers are asking anyone with information regarding the incident to call the Criminal Investigation Division at 342-8130 or 342-8201.

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