A 63-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly chopped a woman, who ended their relationship. The suspect hails from Iros Forest, Chatham. He was held shortly after the incident took place on Friday afternoon.
The victim is warded in a serious condition, having sustained injuries to the head, torso, left arm and thighs. The victim is said to have walked into the Cap De Ville Police Post at around 5pm on Friday, bleeding from multiple injuries.
The officers rushed the injured woman for medical treatment. She subsequently identified the attacker and the suspect was detained by a team of officers.