A 33-year-old man is being treated for multiple burns in Erie County Medical Center after he was doused with gasoline and set on fire about 2 a.m. Sunday.
Ferry-Fillmore District police said the victim told them he was assaulted at Genesee and Herman streets. The man was burned on the face, neck, arms and legs. He was unable to identify the assailant.
Police reported no information about the motive for the attack and did not disclose the victim’s name.