Tulsa Police Investigating After Man Reportedly Stabbed With Machete

Saturday, October 26th 2019, 9:39 am
By: News On 6

Tulsa Police say two men have been injured in some sort of knife attack near 11th and Mingo.

When officers arrived, they say they found a man with a severe head injury.

Police are investigating and say two women have been taken into custody. Officers say one of the women admitted that the stabbing was the result of an attempted robbery set-up.

Police say the two men met the two women at a casino and they agreed to go the men's apartment complex. According to police one of the women called their brother and an unknown second man and gave them the apartment's location. The bother and the other suspect then kicked down the door and attacked the two men inside with a machete and baseball bat.

Police say at some point one of the victims gained control of the machete and turned it on the suspects. Police say the victim then chased one of the women out of the apartment with the machete where he was stopped by the arriving officers.

 Both victim and suspect were transported to St. John Medical Center with machete wounds.

The investigation is on-going.

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