Friday 20 September, 2019

Venezuelan woman stabbed, chopped to death by relative

A 36-year-old Venezuelan national succumbed to her injuries at hospital on Sunday morning, after she sustained multiple stab and chop wounds from a male relative.

She has been identified as Katherine Diaz.

According to reports, around 4:20 am EHS personnel went to the Princes Town Police requesting assistance to accompany them to the scene.

Officers accompanied the EHS to 36 King Street, Princes Town where they met the victim who was still alive and conveyed her to the Princes Town Health Facility.

However, the victim later succumbed to her injuries.

The alleged offender, who is also said to be a Venezuelan national, fled the scene before the arrival of the officers.

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