Man wanted for vicious machete attack in Paterson

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PATERSON, N.J.— Paterson police are searching for a man involved with a vicious machete attack.

On March 3 at 2:45 a.m., a fight between two groups broke out outside Carlito's Bar on Main Street.

During the fight one man violently swings a machete at a victim's neck— causing the victim to have a severe gash.

He was taken to St. Joseph's hospital where he's expected to be OK.

Anyone with information is asked to call Paterson Police 1-973-523-TIPS (1120), or visit PatersonPD.com.