Binghamton man gets 7 years for hitting victim with bat


A Binghamton man was sentenced to seven years in a New York State Prison after he hit a female victim with a metal baseball bat.

According to the Broome County District Attorney’s Office, Josie Valdes-Pica was also sentenced to five years of post-release supervision for attempted assault in the first degree, assault in the second degree and assault in the third degree.

In November of 2022, Valdes-Pica struck a female victim multiple times with a metal baseball bat.

The case was investigated by the Binghamton Police Department.