Investigators say a Lyons man was charged with attempted murder after attacking a person with a sword at a home during the early-morning hours.
Joshua Alexander, 30, of Lyons is accused of attacking a man with a sword causing a severe laceration on the neck. The incident unfolded around 2:25 a.m. at a residence on Jackson Street.
The victim was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital where he remains in guarded condition.
Investigators say Alexander was charged with second-degree attempted murder and first-degree assault. He’s currently being held at the Wayne County Jail.