Two people face charges after attacking the resident of a rooming house in Sudbury. The victim was cut in the front of the neck with an edged weapon and punched on the head several times. Before this, the victim and one of his attackers had been arguing earlier when the attacker left and came back with help to continue the assault. The first attacker is charged with assault with a weapon, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, threatening and assault. The accomplice is charged with aggravated assault. The victim was hospitalized to have his injuries treated.