Police arrested a man early Wednesday, charging he had attacked a woman with a machete in an apartment on Boone Trail.
Simon Armando Salazar, 36, of 3120 New Bern Avenue was charged with attacking the victim’s face and hands.
Police said she did not suffer life-threatening injuries.
Salazar was accused of assault on a female and assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury.
The woman was taken to WakeMed Hospital in Raleigh and was expected to be discharged after treatment for her wounds.
Salazar was held on $200,000 bail, and the case was sent to Domestic Violence court.