Lexington Man Charged With Attempted Murder in Machete Attack

Lexington, SC (WLTX) A Lexington man has been charged with attempted murder after a machete attack. 

According to the Lexington Sheriff Department Ezra Foster, 32 was arrested after they responded to a stabbing during a domestic incident on Cochin Court.   The victim was stabbed with a machete.  He has been charged with attempted murder and possessing a weapon during a violent crime. 

"According to the information we gathered at the scene, Foster attacked the victim with a machete", Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon, "The victim was able to get away and another person at the hone called 911". 

The victim was transported to a local hospital but is expected to recover, Koon said. 

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