In new York, armed with machetes man attacked passers — NYPD looking for suspect

The NYPD confirmed that the police are combing the area in search of armed machete man, who allegedly fled to the East towards 13th Street.

According to preliminary data, today, August 17, at about 11 a.m., an unknown attacker on passers-by near Union Square.

Firefighters said they took one victim to the hospital. He was unconscious, but rescuers believe he will survive.