MANATEE -- The victim of a machete attack was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries Sunday night, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
Two men had a disagreement. The suspect armed himself with a machete and hit the victim multiple times in the arms. The suspect was located in the 3200 block of 14th Street West and arrested about 6:42 p.m. without incident, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
Jorge Velasquez, 50, was charged with aggravated battery.