Officers said 25-year-old Tasha Davis was arguing with a neighbor near 1100 S. and 400 E. when things quickly escalated.
According to police, Davis went to her apartment and returned wielding a 27-inch Samurai sword.
Police said Davis attacked the victim, repeatedly swinging the long sword at him.
The man blocked one of the swings with his arm, giving him a large gash.
Davis’ boyfriend grabbed her and held her until officers arrived.
Police said they found the bloodied victim and arrested Davis for attempted murder.