Woman assaulted, taken to Syracuse hospital

Woman assaulted, taken to Syracuse hospital
Sunoco Station, Watertown NY, scene of an assault early Friday morning, July 31. (Source: WWNY)

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - A woman was assaulted overnight in Watertown, and she ended up in a Syracuse hospital.

Watertown police said the attack happened outside the Sunoco station at 1225 Arsenal Street, near a vehicle, at 3:10 a.m. Police were investigating what sort of weapon was used on the woman, who suffered cuts to her head.

Police said there is a male suspect, but he had not been arrested as of Friday afternoon.

Police said the injured woman was airlifted to Upstate University Hospital after she passed out while talking with officers. Police were at the Sunoco most of the night.

The woman’s condition was not available, but police said she was not critically injured.

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