Man charged with assault, extradited to Charlottesville

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WVIR – CHARLOTTESVILLE (WVIR) - Charlottesville police have made an arrest in a nearly two-year-old assault that happened near the University of Virginia's The Corner area.

Twenty-six-year-old Aaron Ceballo was arrested in New York and extradited back to Charlottesville.

He was wanted for malicious wounding following the incident on Wertland Street on July 30, 2014. Police say Ceballo struck another man in the head during the assault. The victim had to be treated for injuries at the UVA Medical Center.

Saturday, Ceballo is held at the Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail.