68 / 50
      61 / 43
      64 / 48

      Man attacked with samurai sword on Cape Cod

      Police in Bourne, Mass. have a man under arrest, after reports he attacked another man with a samurai sword on Sunday morning.

      In a statement, police said the alleged incident happened at 355 Shore Rd. just after 1:30 am.

      The victim, identified as a 39 year old man, told police he had been stabbed several times by a samurai sword, and that the suspect was still in the yard.

      The victim was transported to the State Police Barracks, then taken by helicopter to Rhode Island Hospital. It was believed he suffered serious injuries.

      A 28 year old male suspect was found in the side yard, and placed under arrest.

      Police removed what appeared to be a nearly 3 foot long sword from the scene.