Sunday 18 November, 2018

Man chopped parting fight between relatives

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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