Thursday 21 September, 2017

WATCH: Penal man dies after vicious cutlass attack

A 27-year-old man is dead after being brutally chopped in Penal Saturday afternoon. 

According to reports, around 5:30 pm, Paul Mark Teeluck got into an altercation with a relative, which ended in Teeluck being chopped. 

He was taken to the Siparia Health Facility where he died hours later. 

His mother, Dhanrajiyia Thompson, 71, attempted to part the fight and sustained injuries in the process.

She remains hospitalised at the San Fernando General Hospital. 

Police have detained the relative involved in the altercation.