Alvin Washington arrested in machete attack of woman in Reading
Police said they made an arrest just hours after a violent attack in Reading.
Alvin Washington attacked a woman with a machete as she was sleeping in the 1000 block of Marion Street, police said.
The woman suffered several deep cuts in the attack around 5:45 a.m. Saturday.
Washington denies attacking the woman. Police have charged him with attempted murder and assault.
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