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Man attacked with a machete at Ashland motel

Jose Menjivar is behind bars at the Pamunkey Regional Jail on an aggravated malicious wounding charge in connection with a machete attack. (Source: Ashland Police Dept.) Jose Menjivar is behind bars at the Pamunkey Regional Jail on an aggravated malicious wounding charge in connection with a machete attack. (Source: Ashland Police Dept.)
ASHLAND, VA (WWBT) -

A man is recovering after he was attacked with a machete at an Ashland motel over the weekend.

Jose Menjivar is behind bars at the Pamunkey Regional Jail on an aggravated malicious wounding charge in connection with the attack. Ashland police say Menjivar was staying at the motel in the 600 block of N. Washington Highway when he got in a fight with the other man.

When officers arrived the victim had severe injuries and was taken to VCU Medical Center.

Police say no one else was injured.

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