FRESNO: An argument in northwest Fresno took a violent turn after Punjabi youth Yadwinder Singh slashed another man with a sword.
Investigators say two men started fighting outside of the Starbucks on Herndon and Marks around 4 pm on Tuesday.Yadwinder Singh reportedly grabbed a sword from his truck and started swinging it at the victim.
When officers arrived, they found a 41-year-old man outside of a Starbucks, suffering from a slash on his right arm.
An officer applied a tourniquet to the man’s arm before he was rushed to a local hospital, where he is currently in surgery. Authorities say the application of the tourniquet most likely saved the victim’s life.
Police found Singh in a truck near the crime scene.He’s being held in the Fresno County Jail on attempted murder charges.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Fresno Police Department at (559) 621-7000.