- Associated Press - Friday, March 25, 2016

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - New Haven police say an early morning fight sent one man to the hospital with two machete cuts to his head and resulted in five arrests.

Police found out about the fight when they went to the hospital at about 3 a.m. Friday and found the injured man.

Officers then went to a home in the city and arrested three people, including a woman. One of those arrested was charged with wielding the machete.

Police also charged the injured man and another woman, who drove him to the hospital.

All were charged with breach of peace. The man who allegedly wielded the machete also faces assault and weapons charges.

Police say the fight was the result of a dispute between the two women.

The machete victim was treated and released.


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