Thursday, July 28th, 2016

Investigation Continues After Arrest Of Man Who Attacked Wife With Samurai Sword

Charles-GuentherThe San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office is still investigating why a man attacked his wife with a samurai sword.

36-year-old Charles Haig Guenther was arrested on Tuesday for a domestic violence incident in Los Osos.

The victim received injuries to her hands, fingers, stomach and leg.

Guenther is charged with assault with a deadly weapon and inflicting corporal injury on a spouse.

The investigation has been forwarded to the San Luis Obispo County District Attorney's Office.  Additional charges may be filed, including: attempted murder, false imprisonment and making terrorist threats.