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Naked Muncie man held hostage with shower rod after being attacked with samurai sword, police say

Naked Muncie man held hostage with shower rod after being attacked with samurai sword, police say
Posted at 10:07 PM, Jul 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-27 06:30:08-04

MUNCIE, Ind. -- A  25-year-old Muncie man is accused of holding another man hostage after attacking him with a samurai sword, according to police. 

Muncie Police Department officers arrested Justin Shields early Wednesday morning after responding to a domestic call on West Main Street. 

According to court documents, the arriving officer found Shields standing at the bathroom door and a naked, bleeding man huddled in the shower. 

The man said Shields had stabbed him and then kept him in the bathroom with a shower rod. 

Shields faces multiple charges including battery with a deadly weapon and criminal confinement. 

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