LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11)—A local man is behind bars after he allegedly broke into a home carrying a machete.
Robert Gueltzow, 28, was arrested at Springhurst East Apartments off Westport Road on Thursday night.
Police said four adults and two children were inside the apartment when Gueltzow broke in, kicked in a locked bedroom door and swung the machete at two of the occupants.
One victim told police Gueltzow hit her in the face with the handle of the machete.
He is charged with assault, burglary and wanton endangerment.