Bridgeville Man Charged after Machete Assault


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A Bridgeville man has been arrested after he assaulted a man with a machete.  Delaware State Police were called to Nanticoke Memorial Hospital for an assault – the 55 year old victim from Bridgeville was visiting a friend on Redden Road when 65 year old Augustas Bailey of Bridgeville entered and began threatening to kill the victim – and went after the victim with a machete.  The victim suffered a serious cut to the hand and was later transferred to the Curtis National Hand Center in Baltimore.  Bailey was arrested at his home and charged with 1st degree assault and other offenses.