Athens man attacked with machete

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ATHENS, Ga. — Police say a man was attacked with a machete while sitting on his porch in Athens.

The Athens Banner-Herald reports the man was at his home in the 200 block of West Dougherty Street when he got into an argument with another man who swung a machete at him.

Athens-Clarke police say the machete cut the man's lip during the Sunday dispute.

Detectives were investigating to determine possible charges.

 
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