ASH—An Ash man was arrested for assaulting a man with a machete last week.
Jose Simeon Barron, 51, of 32 Rubin Way, Ash, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon for cutting a man with a machete on Ace Ford Drive in Ash, according to a sheriff’s office incident report.
The man was not seriously injured, Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Sgt. April Stanley said.
Barron was taken to the Brunswick County Detention Center, where he was placed under a $500 secured bond.