A man who attacked his wife with machetes and a crowbar is now in jail, police said.
It happened just after 5 p.m.
Sunday at a home in the Bronx.
The victim was taken to the hospital, where he is in stable condition.
Police said a 25-year-old man was arrested at the scene and charged with assault with a dangerous weapon and criminal mischief.
The woman was not hurt.
The Bronx District Attorney’s Office said the man, who was not identified, told investigators he wanted to kill his wife, who he said abused him for more than a year.
He said he attacked her in her home with a crow bar and a mace.