The Guyana Police Force has reported that they are on the hunt for an identifiable male who chopped a fisherman about his body with a cutlass at Anna Catherina Church Street, West Coast Demerara on November 24, 2021.
According to reports, the victim, Brian Hutchins called Blacka age 33 years of Uitvlugt Side Line Dam, West Coast Demerara and the suspect are known to each other and had a misunderstanding with the suspect involving his child’s mother.
At about 22:00hrs on the said date, ‘Blacka’ was walking along Anna Catherina Church Street, West Coast Demerara going home when the suspect approached him and started to deal him several chops about the body with a cutlass, and made good his escape on foot.
The victim then stopped a passing car as the driver assisted in taking him to the Leonora Cottage Hospital where he was seen but later referred to the Georgetown Public Hospital for surgery since his condition is considered serious.
Checks were made for the suspect but it has since proved futile as investigations continue into the incident.