arkansas machete attack

arkansas machete attack

– A man is in custody for injuring three people near the University of Arkansas Fayetteville campus with a machete.

Police responded to a stabbing near a wooded area east of Razorback Road and south of Martin Luther King Boulevard on Thursday night. CBS affiliate 5NEWS reported that one of the victims is in critical condition.

A statement on the Arkansas Police Department Facebook says the attack took place at approximately at 7:18 p.m.

The man believed to be responsible was identified as 36-year-old Ashley Kyle Pettey Friday afternoon, according to the news station.

According to reports, all involved were transported to a hospital to receive medical treatment, including the man carrying the machete.