Fight turns deadly in Batavia

Posted at 12:07 PM, Jul 25, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-25 12:07:48-04

Police in the City of Batavia are investigating a fight that turned deadly Tuesday evening.

Officers were called Liberty Street around 11:15 pm for the report of a fight occurring in one of the rooms.

When investigators arrived on scene, they discovered a man with significant injuries.  Police say the victim died on the scene. An autopsy will be conducted Wednesday to determine an exact cause of death.

Investigators canvassed the area after receiving a possible description of the suspect.  Police say that description is not being released at this time pending investigation.

The victim's name is also not being released until family members can be notified.

Anyone with information is asked to call Batavia Police at 716-345-6350, to remain confidential, call 716-345-6370. 



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