Lincoln Man Threatens Women With Machete


A Lincoln man gets jail time for assaulting and threatening two women with a machete.

Police say 43-year-old Clarence Edwards II punched a 21-year-old woman in the face during a parking lot confrontation.

The woman went to an apartment Edwards shared with another woman to tell her what happened. Then, according to police, Edwards went after both women with a machete.

They barricaded themselves in a bedroom, while Edwards hacked at the bedroom door with the machete and threatened to kill them.