USA Update Hatchet-wielding man has authorities struggling to understand motivation

The attack on four NYPD officers by a man with a hatchet has led some to label it terrorist activity while others have said he could just be an angry man.

By , Staff Writer

The man with a metal hatchet who attacked four New York City Police Department officers Thursday afternoon, wounding one and critically injuring another before he was shot dead, has law enforcement officials split between labeling him a possible terrorist or "just an angry guy," according to multiple media reports.