Reno Man Charged In Sword Attack

By: AP
By: AP

A Reno man faces assault charges after allegedly threatening with a sword two men who tried to intervene in a domestic dispute, police said.
According to police, one man heard Anthony Winfrey arguing with
his girlfriend Monday afternoon. Winfrey allegedly charged at him
with a sword outside the apartment and threatened to cut his
throat.
Another neighbor who heard the disturbance and tried to calm
Winfrey also was threatened, police said.
The weapon, authorities said, had a 27-inch blade and 11-inch
handle.
Winfrey, who was intoxicated, was booked into the Washoe County
Jail on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, police said.
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