Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Murder in Marabella: Man stabbed during confrontation

A 54-year-old man is dead following a confrontation in Marabella yesterday morning.

The deceased has been identified as Keith Haynes.

According to police reports, around 4am on Tuesday Haynes went to the home of a woman he knows along St James Street in Marabella.

Upon arrival, he allegedly got into a confrontation with another man who is also known to the woman.

The confrontation became physical, and Haynes was reportedly stabbed once in the chest.

The suspect, realising what had happened, rendered aid and helped carry Haynes to the San Fernando General Hospital.

However, Haynes died at about 5.30am while undergoing treatment.

An autopsy has been ordered.

Investigations are continuing and both the woman and the other man are being questioned.

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