39-year-old accused of attacking 2 with ax in Visalia

Police arrested a 39-year-old accused of attacking two people with an ax in Visalia.
VISALIA, Calif. (KFSN) -- Police arrested a 39-year-old accused of attacking two people with an ax in Visalia.

It happened Monday after 5 pm on Parkview and Court Street.

Investigators said Afutiti Laumau struck two people with the ax during a fight and then took off.

Officers soon caught up with Laumau's vehicle at Cain Street and Walnut Avenue.

Laumau was arrested and booked into the Tulare County Jail for assault with a deadly weapon.

The victims suffered minor injuries.

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