Sep 2, 2015 3:08 PM
Nashua man arrested for assaulting woman with machete, strangling her
NASHUA - Anthony Martinez, 22, was arrested Friday after allegedly assaulting a woman with a machete before strangling her.
The alleged victim called authorities Friday and told a man who had previously assaulted her, who she identified as Martinez, had broken into her home.
Martinez was charged with first degree assault, two counts of first degree assault, domestic violence, twelve counts of simple assault, criminal threatening and obstructing to report a crime.
The female victim did not suffer injuries and was released from a local hospital.
Martinez was being held on $500,000 bail.