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Deputies: Man attacks victim with machete during fight in Franklin County

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Posted at 12:16 PM, Aug 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-15 12:19:55-04

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Fla.(WTXL) — A man was arrested after deputies say he attacked a victim with a machete during an altercation.

According to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, Shawn Ward was arrested following a fight that happened on Sunday in Highland Park.

Deputies say Ward attacked another man with a machete causing injuries that required medical attention.

He is currently facing aggravated battery charges.