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Man Arrested In Bourne For Alleged Samurai Sword Attack

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A police officer takes away the samurai sword allegedly used in an attack on a man in Bourne. (WBZ-TV)

A police officer takes away the samurai sword allegedly used in an attack on a man in Bourne. (WBZ-TV)

BOURNE (CBS) – One man is in the hospital with serious injuries and another is under arrest after allegedly attacking him with a samurai sword.

Bourne police said they responded to a call about 1:30 Sunday morning on a report of a man being attacked with a sword.

They arrived at a Shore Road home to find a 39-year-old man with serious injuries who told them he had been stabbed several times with a samurai sword.

Police said they found a 28-year-old man in the side yard of the home and placed him under arrest.

The victim was flown by helicopter to a Rhode Island hospital.

The incident is still under investigation, police said.

No further details were available.

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