Bellevue, Monday, April 14, 1997

“She told police she was on her way to the bathroom about 8 a.m. when she was confronted in a hallway by her assailant, who was wearing black jeans and a black trenchcoat.

Police Capt. Dan Hansen said the man told her he was sorry and began slashing with the sword and swinging the hammer. The hammer was found in the house and a 15-inch sword was found on the street in front.”

Seattle Times