A man who told police he tried buying $70 worth of marijuana Tuesday night in South Buffalo was attacked by a man with a small wooden object, according to a Buffalo police report.
The attack happened on Hammerschmidt Avenue, near North Legion Drive, shortly after 10 p.m. The victim told police he got into an argument and the attacker pulled the object – described by the victim as possibly a small wooden bat – from his waistband and hit him in his head and body, according to the police report.
The victim was taken to South Buffalo Mercy Hospital for treatment. The attacker fled in a black car with another man, according to the report.