ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- Arlington County Police report that at approximately 2:50 a.m. Monday, two people were attacked by a man who used a machete as a weapon.
The incident occurred outside the Central Library, when Derrick Sutherland, 28 approached the two people. After an argument started, he used a machete to attack both several times.
A police spokesperson says the two victims sustained significant non-life threatening injuries and were transported to GW University Hospital in serious condition.
Sutherland is currently being held without bond at the Arlington County Detention Facility.