SC man faces attempted murder charge in machete attack

Foster. Source: Lexington County Sheriff's Department

A South Carolina man is accused of attacking a person with a machete Thursday morning.

Ezra Foster, 32, of Lexington is charged with attempted murder in connection with the incident. According to the Lexington County Sheriff's Department, Foster attacked the victim with a machete. The victim was able to escape while another person in the home called 911, WACH reports. 

Foster faces an additional charge of possessing a weapon during a violent crime.