- Associated Press - Tuesday, June 21, 2016

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Washington County authorities say a Portland-area man has been arrested for attacking another man with a machete.

KGW-TV reports (https://bit.ly/28KBpgu ) that the victim of the Monday attack was treated and released from a hospital.

Sheriff’s Sgt. Bob Ray says the victim had been sleeping at a Cornelius home when the 28-year-old suspect, Shawn Kinney, sliced him with the machete multiple times.

Responding deputies found the victim with several deep cuts on his arm. The victim told deputies he had hit Kinney with a steel pipe to put an end to the attack.

Kinney was treated at a hospital and booked into the Washington County Jail.



The incident remains under investigation.

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Information from: KGW-TV, https://www.kgw.com/

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