|3904 Melvern Place [Google Maps]|
A huge amount of police activity disrupted the quiet streets of Barcroft Terrace in Mason District Tuesday night, as dozens of police cruisers, firetrucks, and ambulances descended on Melvern Place, a neighbor reports.
According to a neighbor, the scene of the crime, 3904 Melvern Place, is an illegal boarding house, and one of the tenants was drunk and attacked a man with a machete. The police would not provide additional details beyond what is in the daily police blotter. The incident occurred Columbia Pike and Holmes Run Stream Valley Park.