Cause of Death Revealed for Man Who Just Died After Being Attacked with Baseball Bat 38 Years Ago

Craig Tschudy died of diffuse traumatic brain injury on June 5, which he sustained from when he was attacked with a baseball bat in York City at the age of 26

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A Pennsylvania man who was attacked with a baseball bat 38 years ago has died from injuries sustained in the incident.

According to a press release by the York County Coroner’s Office on Wednesday, June 12, Craig Tschudy died at age 64 on Wednesday, June 5, 2024, at Inners Creek Nursing Center from a brain injury sustained in the attack.

Tschudy was 26 at the time of the York City attack, which resulted from a case of mistaken identity, according to the coroner's office.

Tschudy's cause of death was diffuse traumatic brain injury, the office said.

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“Tschudy, who was 26 years old at the time of the injury, was reportedly assaulted with a baseball bat by unknown assailants at the time, a case of mistaken identity,” the statement read.

Tschudy’s manner of death was ruled as a homicide due to someone else causing the injury that resulted in his demise.

Although there is no statute of limitations in the case, the coroner's office said no charges will be filed in the attack due to the "inability to identify assailants years ago."

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