Gadsden police: Man attacked by sword-wielding brother

Gadsden police are investigating a case of a sword attack. Shortly after midnight Saturday, police responded to a disturbance at a residence in the 1000 block of Peachtree Street. Upon arriving, officers found 39-year-old Toby Green sitting on a neighbor's porch, covered in blood. He had several cuts on his head and a puncture wound under his left arm.

Green told police his 38-year-old brother attacked him with a sword inside the home for unknown reasons. Green was taken to Riverview Regional Medical Center before being transported to UAB Hospital for further treatment.

According to police, the brother is suspected of having mental problems.

An investigatino remains ongonig. No arrests have been made at this time.