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# machete - Monday 21 September, 2020

Man seriously injured after being stabbed during burglary in Waterford
# Machete
# Machete

Man seriously injured after being stabbed during burglary in Waterford

Sep 21st 2020, 10:32 AM 21,753 Views 2 Comments

A man armed with a machete entered a house in Saint Herblain Park at approximately 3am.

# machete - Friday 22 November, 2019

Men to appear in court over social media threats to kill
# Mullingar
# Mullingar

Men to appear in court over social media threats to kill

Nov 22nd 2019, 7:07 AM 11,128 Views 0 Comments

It’s believed the arrests are connected to a machete attack carried out last weekend.

# machete - Monday 18 November, 2019

'She is a hero': Girl (13) was protecting 11-month-old nephew when stabbed
# Fermanagh
# Fermanagh

'She is a hero': Girl (13) was protecting 11-month-old nephew when stabbed

Nov 18th 2019, 2:48 PM 38,985 Views 0 Comments

The girl was seriously injured when a gang of men armed with machetes forced their way into a house in Lisnaskea.

# machete - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Gardaí investigate machete fight outside Carrick-on-Shannon chipper
# Machete
# Machete

Gardaí investigate machete fight outside Carrick-on-Shannon chipper

Aug 20th 2019, 6:30 AM 31,795 Views 41 Comments

The incident happened on Saturday evening.

# machete - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Fourth man arrested over gruesome machete murder of Mikolaj Wilk in Ballincollig
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Fourth man arrested over gruesome machete murder of Mikolaj Wilk in Ballincollig

Apr 10th 2019, 8:48 AM 27,373 Views 56 Comments

The Cork resident was brutally assaulted on 10 June 2018.

# machete - Thursday 3 January, 2019

Investigation launched as armed raiders rob Dublin Lidl
# Machete
# Machete

Investigation launched as armed raiders rob Dublin Lidl

Jan 3rd 2019, 10:49 PM 96,474 Views 55 Comments

An eyewitness said the raiders burst into the store and began shouting at staff and customers.

# machete - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Gardaí believe machete killers are Irish as they renew appeal for information over murder
# Cork
# Cork

Gardaí believe machete killers are Irish as they renew appeal for information over murder

Updated Jun 13th 2018, 10:40 AM 79,908 Views 68 Comments

Gardaí are looking to speak to taxi drivers operating in the local area on the night of Mikolaj “Nick” Wilk’s murder.

# machete - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Gardaí probe at least four different potential motives after machete murder of man in Cork
# Ballincollig
# Ballincollig

Gardaí probe at least four different potential motives after machete murder of man in Cork

Jun 12th 2018, 10:51 AM 78,305 Views 29 Comments

Mikolaj “Nick” Wilk (35) was killed in his home in Ballincollig, Cork.

# machete - Monday 23 April, 2018

Man hospitalised after 'horrific' attack in Co Meath
# Ashbourne
# Ashbourne

Man hospitalised after 'horrific' attack in Co Meath

Apr 23rd 2018, 4:24 PM 41,091 Views 12 Comments

Witnesses reported a large knife or machete was used in the assault.

# machete - Thursday 5 April, 2018

Police in UK seal off road after reports of man 'armed with machetes'
# Injured Man
# Injured Man

Police in UK seal off road after reports of man 'armed with machetes'

Apr 5th 2018, 9:26 PM 32,050 Views 20 Comments

The incident is not being treated as terror-related.

# machete - Sunday 5 November, 2017

'You never know who would be after us': Security beefed up at Leinster House amid fear of threats
# Airport Screening
# Airport Screening

'You never know who would be after us': Security beefed up at Leinster House amid fear of threats

Nov 5th 2017, 9:30 PM 26,787 Views 89 Comments

The Taoiseach has criticised security at Leinster House for being far less stringent as other national parliaments.

# machete - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Police deploy taser on man who carried machete into Antrim shop
# Newtownabbey
# Newtownabbey

Police deploy taser on man who carried machete into Antrim shop

Sep 28th 2017, 12:16 PM 6,938 Views 17 Comments

The incident happened shortly before 5pm on Wednesday.

# machete - Friday 25 August, 2017

Man who attacked soldiers with knife in Brussels shot dead
# Belgium
# Belgium

Man who attacked soldiers with knife in Brussels shot dead

Aug 25th 2017, 10:04 PM 34,412 Views 76 Comments

Local media report that the man attacked two soldiers with a knife on the boulevard Emile Jacqmain.

# machete - Friday 11 August, 2017

Teenage boy stabbed to death after being confronted by men with machete
# Croydon
# Croydon

Teenage boy stabbed to death after being confronted by men with machete

Aug 11th 2017, 9:24 AM 73,712 Views 71 Comments

Police in London have said Jermaine Goupall’s family are “devastated”.

# machete - Saturday 4 February, 2017

Louvre reopens 24 hours after machete attack
# Paris
# Paris

Louvre reopens 24 hours after machete attack

Feb 4th 2017, 10:16 AM 9,851 Views 40 Comments

Investigators are examining a Twitter account that posted messages referencing Islamic State just before the attack.

# machete - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Teenagers seriously injure man and attack bus with machete in Glasgow
# Glasgow
# Glasgow

Teenagers seriously injure man and attack bus with machete in Glasgow

Aug 16th 2016, 2:20 PM 12,618 Views 45 Comments

Two males have been arrested in connection with the attack.

# machete - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Man cuts off his wife's hands with a machete because they can't have children
# Kenya
# Kenya

Man cuts off his wife's hands with a machete because they can't have children

Aug 2nd 2016, 10:35 PM 46,840 Views 81 Comments

Jackline Mwende Ngila said that tests showed that her husband, who has been charged with attempted murder, is the one with reproductive issues.

# machete - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Man kills woman and injures others in machete attack
# Germany
# Germany

Man kills woman and injures others in machete attack

Jul 24th 2016, 5:57 PM 29,158 Views 200 Comments

The 21-year-old man was known to police.

# machete - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Anti-Islamist blogger "hacked with a machete" before being shot dead
# Bangladesh
# Bangladesh

Anti-Islamist blogger "hacked with a machete" before being shot dead

Apr 7th 2016, 10:33 AM 19,820 Views 90 Comments

The killing of Nazimuddin Samad is the sixth such murder of a secular activist in Bangladesh in the last 15 months.

# machete - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Elderly woman hacked to death by machete-wielding crowd over suspected witchcraft
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Elderly woman hacked to death by machete-wielding crowd over suspected witchcraft

Mar 22nd 2016, 6:08 AM 13,452 Views 30 Comments

“While she was sick, the wife often felt possessed and said that the old woman had cast a spell on her.”

# machete - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Scenes of panic in UK shopping centre after reports of man with machete
# Bromley
# Bromley

Scenes of panic in UK shopping centre after reports of man with machete

Dec 26th 2015, 5:38 PM 26,942 Views 18 Comments

Some shoppers believed an altercation between two men was a terrorist attack.

# machete - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

WATCH: Man attacking cars with a machete gets run over
# Oakland
# Oakland

WATCH: Man attacking cars with a machete gets run over

Oct 21st 2015, 9:26 PM 28,873 Views 38 Comments

The 25-year-old had been terrorising locals by screaming and smashing car windows with the sword.

# machete - Saturday 21 March, 2015

Man armed with wasp spray and machete shot by police at airport
# New Orleans
# New Orleans

Man armed with wasp spray and machete shot by police at airport

Mar 21st 2015, 8:34 AM 9,701 Views 29 Comments

One passenger was injured with a graze on the arm during the incident.

# machete - Friday 27 February, 2015

Man charged over machete attack on teenage girl in Cork
# Shandon
# Shandon

Man charged over machete attack on teenage girl in Cork

Feb 27th 2015, 10:14 PM 25,241 Views 0 Comments

An 18-year-old was struck on the side of her head with a machete.

# machete - Saturday 24 January, 2015

WATCH: Machete pulled on bystander as he tries to stop jewellery thief
# London
# London

WATCH: Machete pulled on bystander as he tries to stop jewellery thief

Jan 24th 2015, 5:06 PM 21,745 Views 32 Comments

Yikes.

# machete - Monday 6 October, 2014

Man armed with machete robs from bank customer
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man armed with machete robs from bank customer

Oct 6th 2014, 5:52 PM 17,401 Views 2 Comments

Police are hoping members of the public can help identify the suspect.

# machete - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Four men in custody after machete attack on French internationals
# Madness
From The42
# Madness

Four men in custody after machete attack on French internationals

Jul 22nd 2014, 10:59 AM 5,296 Views 0 Comments

Aurélien Rougerie, Julien Pierre and Benjamin Kayser were set upon by armed thugs in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# machete - Sunday 20 July, 2014

French rugby internationals injured in vicious machete attack
# Assault
From The42
# Assault

French rugby internationals injured in vicious machete attack

Jul 20th 2014, 3:41 PM 17,539 Views 8 Comments

Aurelien Rougerie, Julien Pierre and Benjamin Kayser were set upon as they walked back to their team hotel last night.

# machete - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

16-year-old has three fingers cut off by criminal gang in "barbaric" attack
# Barbaric
# Barbaric

16-year-old has three fingers cut off by criminal gang in "barbaric" attack

Jun 17th 2014, 10:43 AM 37,734 Views 102 Comments

The attack has been described as “barbaric” by a local councillor.

# machete - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Two attacked by masked men armed with machete and rifle in East Belfast
# PSNI
# PSNI

Two attacked by masked men armed with machete and rifle in East Belfast

May 8th 2014, 9:49 AM 5,622 Views 50 Comments

One of the men attacked was struck by the suspected firearm during the incident.

# machete - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Trekkers attacked with machetes and spears in Papua New Guinea
# Attack
# Attack

Trekkers attacked with machetes and spears in Papua New Guinea

Sep 11th 2013, 7:57 AM 7,885 Views 20 Comments

Two guides were hacked to death during the shocking incident.

# machete - Monday 12 August, 2013

Machete used in Waterford aggravated burglary
# Burglary
# Burglary

Machete used in Waterford aggravated burglary

Aug 12th 2013, 6:15 PM 7,995 Views 14 Comments

A man in his 20s has been detained by gardaí.

# machete - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Two more people arrested as police continue investigation into Woolwich attack
# Woolwich
# Woolwich

Two more people arrested as police continue investigation into Woolwich attack

May 23rd 2013, 9:10 PM 10,449 Views 17 Comments

A man and a woman have been arrested, while the two chief suspects remain under arrest in separate hospitals.

Woolwich victim named by UK Ministry of Defence
# London
# London

Woolwich victim named by UK Ministry of Defence

May 23rd 2013, 5:54 PM 21,947 Views 177 Comments

The soldier killed in a machete attack on a London street has been named as Drummer Lee Rigby.

Security increased at London barracks after suspected terrorist attack on soldier
# London
# London

Security increased at London barracks after suspected terrorist attack on soldier

May 23rd 2013, 7:35 AM 15,936 Views 140 Comments

Witnesses to the brutal attack said the men responsible stayed on the scene encouraging passers-by to take photos.

# machete - Monday 26 November, 2012

South Africa: British man killed by attackers with machetes
# South Africa
# South Africa

South Africa: British man killed by attackers with machetes

Nov 26th 2012, 6:51 PM 12,497 Views 31 Comments

Christopher Preece was attacked at his farm in Ficksburg, near the Lesotho border. His wife Felicity was seriously injured.

# machete - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Gardaí questioning four men following incident at Ennis school
# Clare
# Clare

Gardaí questioning four men following incident at Ennis school

Mar 20th 2012, 9:43 PM 8,112 Views 18 Comments

It is understood that one man was carrying a machete outside the primary school.

# machete - Saturday 23 April, 2011

Two charged over meat cleaver attack which almost severed man’s arm
# Courts
# Courts

Two charged over meat cleaver attack which almost severed man’s arm

Apr 23rd 2011, 2:45 PM 1,386 Views 0 Comments

The victim, who was attacked following an altercation outside a Spar on Dublin’s North Circular Road, remains in the Mater Hospital where he underwent emergency surgery to reattach his arm.

# machete - Friday 22 April, 2011

Man critically ill after arm is partially severed in Dublin attack
# Attack
# Attack

Man critically ill after arm is partially severed in Dublin attack

Apr 22nd 2011, 1:31 PM 2,332 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have arrested two men following the assault near a shop on the North Circular Road in Dublin.