A Stevenson Avenue man is charged with the Nov. 20 attack on the owner of a store in the 900 block of East Ferry Street who was hit with a hammer and wooden table leg.
Chas D. Moore-Seymore, 29, is one of five men who brutalized the store's owner, police said. He also is the only attacker who has been arrested, they added.
Moore-Seymore, arrested Monday, is charged with second-degree assault, fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon, fifth-degree conspiracy and felony criminal trespass.
The victim was assaulted after and argument in which he asked the five to leave the store, police said. The five returned later and assaulted him, police added..
Moore-Seymore remained in custody in Erie County Holding Center Wednesday.
Police are hunting for the accomplices. Anyone with information is urged to text or call the Buffalo Police Confidential TIPCALL Line at (716) 847-2255.