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Police: Canandaigua man accused of child endangerment, assault after incident

Police say a 43-year-old Canandaigua man was arrested for endangering the welfare of a child and assault following an incident at a Gorham Street residence.

Investigators say Gerald Rylott, 43, engaged in a verbal confrontation with another person at that location.


The altercation became physical, and Rylott is accused of pulling the victim’s shirt over their head – and punching the person several times.

A child was present during the incident. Police say the victim was punched in the face several times.

Rylott was transported to the Ontario County Jail pending arraignment.

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