15-year-old attacked, slashed with machete - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

15-year-old attacked, slashed with machete

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SPRINGFIELD, MA (WSHM) -

A 15-year-old is in the hospital tonight recovering from wounds received when he was attacked with a machete.

Springfield police say the boy was walking near Fargo and Gilbert Street when two males described as teenagers attacked him.

The victim received a laceration to his left wrist and back. He is in stable condition at an area hospital.

Detectives are currently investigating the case.

No arrests have been made and there currently is no motive for the attack.

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