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Police: Daisy Estremera injured boyfriend, Jeffrey Madera, with samurai sword

By Len Righi, WFMZ.com Reporter
Published On: Jan 22 2013 02:46:50 PM CST
EASTON, Pa. -

A woman is facing charges after injuring her boyfriend with a samurai sword, officials said.

Daisy Estremera struck Jeffrey Madera in the head with the partially opened sword in their bedroom at 600 Canal St., Easton, at about 1 a.m. Saturday, officials said.

Madera told police Estremera scratched and hit his face before striking him with the sword, officials said, adding that Madera was found with cuts on his his scalp and upper lip, swelling and a bruise above his left eye, and a scrape on his nose.

Estremera, 50, was arraigned on charges of assault, harassment and reckless endangerment and committed to the Northampton County Prison on $7,500 bail, according to court documents.

A preliminary hearing is set for 10 a.m. Friday.