- Associated Press - Thursday, January 12, 2017

APEX, N.C. (AP) - Police in Apex say an 18-year-old girl was attacked by a man with a machete as she walked from a school bus stop.

Capt. Blair Myhand told local media outlets that the 20-year-old man has been taken into custody.

Myhand said the man approached the teen shortly after 3 p.m. Thursday after she got off a school bus. He said the man began to cut and stab the girl with the knife.

The man was also suffered minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital. While Myhand said the two obviously knew each other, he didn’t know of the relationship status between them. Neither has been identified.

Sign up for Daily Newsletters

Manage Newsletters

Copyright © 2021 The Washington Times, LLC.

Please read our comment policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide