Man has arms slashed in machete attack

Last updated 12:39 20/02/2013

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A man had both of his arms slashed in a machete attack in South Auckland this morning.

Police northern communications said they were called to Manuroa Rd in Takanini just after 11am.

Officers are currently searching for two men who left the address in a car immediately after the attack but did not yet have a description of the vehicle or the alleged offenders.

The victim was transported to Middlemore Hospital where his injuries were described as not life-threatening.

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