Sword-swinging hotel guest slashes bride, authorities say

HARDYSTON, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say a dispute involving a New Jersey bridal party and a hotel guest ended when the guest used a sword to threaten the women and slash the bride on the arm.

Carlos Mejia (meh-HEE‘-uh), of New York City, faces charges including aggravated assault following Saturday’s altercation in Hardyston.