ONEONTA, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — An Oneonta man originally wanted for assault has been arrested according to State Police.
29-year-old Anthony Masi was arrested on January 5 at around 5:14 p.m. for assaulting a victim with a machete-type knife at the Budget Inn on State Route 23, Police say.
State Police say they initially responded to a call of a woman bleeding on December 30 around 6:00 p.m. at the Budget Inn on State Route 23. Upon arrival, they found a victim bleeding heavily from a cut on her nose.
Police believe Masi attacked the victim with a machete-type knife during an argument. The victim was taken to Bassett Hospital and transferred to Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse to undergo surgery.
Anyone with information about Masi or his location is asked to contact State Police at 607-561-7400. The investigation is ongoing.