Man Sought In Machete Assault
POSTED: Tuesday, April 17, 2012 - 6:32pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, April 17, 2012 - 6:38pm
Vado, N.M. — Doña Ana County Sheriff’s investigators are looking for a Vado man wanted for an alleged assault near the Vado Truck Stop on April 14.
According to a report, Jose Guadalupe Mendoza, 30, allegedly attacked two individuals with a machete Saturday afternoon, wounding one person. Mendoza reportedly fled the scene. The victim was not seriously injured.
Mendoza is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon. Investigators believe Mendoza may still be in the Vado area.