(53 year old Mexicali man attacked)….Officials say the attack was at the man’s Mexicali residence.
Juan Martinez Rodriguez was attacked by a machete-wielding assailant. The 53 year old suffered lacerations to various parts of his body and head. Two of his fingers were nearly severed. The man was transported by Mexicali ambulance to the port of entry in Downtown Calexico. At the Port, he was flown by REACH Air Ambulance to a San Diego area hospital for treatment. Officials said at the time of the transfer, Rodriguez was intoxicated and combative.