Friday 24 May, 2019

WATCH: Mentally challenged man held for Arima cutlass attack

The suspect in a video which showed a man lunging at customers with a cutlass at a supermarket in Arima, has been arrested.

The suspect, police said, was mentally challenged.

Thankfully, no serious injuries were suffered in the incident.


In the video, the suspect was seen running into the store and attempting to hit a man with a cutlass.

Another man is seen intervening and was able to detain the individual without further incident until police arrived.

The suspect, police said, suffered minor injuries when a glass case fell on him during the commotion.

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