machete attack

Man hospitalized with machete wounds; suspect in custody

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Clackamas County deputies say a man has been hospitalized following a machete attack.Sgt. Brian Jensen said the man suffered "fairly severe wounds." Deputies say they have brought a suspect into custody for the Wednesday afternoon attack.Deputies had been responding to reports of a shooting when they encountered the victim. Deputies say the victim had crashed an SUV into a tree in front of a house before the attack.

Man accused in machete attack charged with attempted murder

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) ��� A man has been charged with attempted murder in a machete attack that severely injured his estranged wife and another man in Mount Vernon.The Skagit Valley Herald reports ( ) 51-year-old Eric Woody was charged Wednesday.

Woman injured in machete attack; estranged husband arrested

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — Police say a 53-year-old woman was seriously injured when her estranged husband allegedly attacked her with a machete north of Seattle.The Skagit Valley Herald reports ( ) the incident happened in Mount Vernon Sunday night.The Skagit County Sheriff's Office says the woman was taken to a local hospital and then transferred to a Seattle hospital for treatment. Authorities say another person was also injured in the attack.