Police: Man hit with machete after large fight in Warren

WARREN, Ohio (WYTV) – A large fight in Warren resulted in a man being hit with a machete, police said.

Officers responded to the 2400 block of Milton Street just after 5 p.m. last Friday. By the time they arrived, the fight had already been broken up.

When police talked to the man who was hit with the machete, they said he told them he “was at the wrong place at the wrong time.” He didn’t want to file charges, according to a police report.

Witnesses told police that a woman brought her boyfriend there to fight her son. They said the man who was hit slapped the woman in the face first, according to police.

Officers said there were others who threatened to shoot up the woman’s house that night.