Man arrested after attempting to rob another with machete

Mariano DeJesus Perdomo
Mariano DeJesus Perdomo

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Henrico police have arrested a man for attempted armed robbery.

They say this man, 42-year-old Mariano DeJesus Perdomo, threatened a man with a machete and demanded money.

The victim got his license plate and called police.

And police found the man passed out with the large knife in the cab of his truck.

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