THREE men who stood trial after an alleged machete
attack have all been cleared of all charges by a jury.
One nurse said: "We regularly see people with machete
wounds, but not so many at one time, this has never been seen.
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believed to have been used in the attack were recovered from the scene and were found to have Mr Welch's DNA on them.
The police told me not to approach anyone with a machete
But then one of the gang with a machete
leaped over and struck the boy in the head.
Roaming bands of youths fired sling shots, threw rocks, and hacked into rivals with machetes
Two were armed with machetes
and the third wielded a bamboo bat.
Shocked owners of a North East pub today told how a machete
and axe-wielding gang held their terrified staff captive in an early morning raid.
Their deadly shopping list included a dozen machetes
, knives and an air gun.
Yesterday, the Record told how gangsters had a machete
battle in the centre of Glasgow.
Jealousy flared between the men, and machetes
were drawn as threats.