Thursday, July 28th, 2016

Los Osos Man Attacks Wife With Samurai Sword

Charles-GuentherOne man is in jail after police say he attacked a woman with a samurai sword and threatened her with a handgun.

The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office received a call about a domestic violence incident in Los Osos yesterday.

The victim had driven herself to a local hospital with injuries to her hands, fingers and stomach.

20 Sheriff’s deputies responded to a home on Los Osos Valley Road where the suspect was located.  36-year-old Charles Guenther came out of the house and was taken into custody at about 2:45 PM.

Guenther is charged with attempted murder, felony domestic violence, false imprisonment and making felony threats.