A 50-year-old man was chopped on Sunday during an attempt to part a fight between two male relatives.
He is currently warded at the San Fernando General Hospital.
According to police reports, around 9 pm on Sunday, the victim, Errol Jattan, of Sancho Road, Williamsville, was at a relative’s home in Morne Roche Quarry Road, when two men known to him began arguing.
During the argument, one of the men grabbed a cutlass and began hitting the other man.
Jattan attempted to intervene, which led to him being dealt a “serious chop” to the right hand.
He was rushed to the hospital where he was treated.
He is said to be in a stable condition and is expected to be discharged soon.
When officers arrived a the Morne Roach Quarry Road home, the armed suspect had fled the scene.
PC Boodram is continuing inquiries.
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