Cops Hunt Man in Possible Union Square Machete Attack - NBC New York

Cops Hunt Man in Possible Union Square Machete Attack

Police confirmed they were searching the area for a man in multicolored shorts who allegedly fled east on 13th Street

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    Authorities are searching for a man in connection with a possible machete attack near Union Square. 

    A call about the attack near Fourth Avenue came in around 11 a.m. Friday. Fire officials said they transported one victim to a hospital after getting a call about an unconscious person; they said that person is expected to survive. 

    Police confirmed they were searching the area for a man in multicolored shorts who allegedly fled east on 13th Street.

    The motive for the attack is unclear.

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