Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Venezuelan man in serious condition after stabbing

Photo: Taha Temiz/iStock/Getty Images

Photo: Taha Temiz/iStock/Getty Images

A 28-year-old Venezuelan national is currently warded in a serious condition at the San Fernando General Hospital after he was stabbed multiple times.

The suspect, police were told, is another Venezuelan national. 

The victim, Roymel Batino, of Rochard Douglas Road, Barrackpore, told police that around 2:00 am on Sunday, he was at home when he had a confrontation with the suspect.

Following this, the suspect pulled out a knife and stabbed Batino several times to his chest and abdomen.

The suspect then escaped by running away. 

An alarm was raised and the police and paramedics were notified.

Batino was rushed to the hospital where he was treated.

Sgt  Hajaree is continuing inquiries.

More on this as it becomes available.

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