Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Teen charged with murder after stabbing incident in Aranguez

A 19-year-old suspect has been charged in connection with the stabbing death of a 39-year-old Aranguez man.

Selwyn Joseph was attacked and killed on the morning of May 23.

The suspect was charged on Friday by PC Barran.

He is expected to appear before a Port of Spain Magistrate on Monday.

According to reports, around 12.30 pm the victim was at John Dulam Street, where he got into an argument with several men.

Police said Joseph left and was pursued by the men.

He was beaten and stabbed in the back by one of the attackers.

Joseph was taken to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex by a neighbour, where he was treated.

He succumbed to his injuries around 3.59 pm.

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