West Hollywood Sheriff deputies arrested a man suspected of attacking another individual with a sharp object that could be an axe or machete. The incident occurred in Los Angeles/Hollywood area.
“On August 19, 2023 at approximately 1 PM at the intersection of Highland Avenue and Romaine Street in Los Angeles, the suspect attacked another individual with a sharp object that was described as an axe or machete,” reads a statement by the West Hollywood Sheriff’s Station. “Because of the great partnership and sharing of information between @WHDLASD and @LAPDHollywood, West Hollywood Sheriffs Station, deputies were able to locate and arrest the suspect yesterday. @LASDHO and @LAPDHQ always work together, along with every other law enforcement agency in @CountyofLA to keep our communities safe”
Eric Vanhorn, 43, is now in custody for attempted murder according to LASD Special Bulletin.