Police are investigating the murder of a 38-year- old man. Ganesh Samaroo was chopped to death at Waterloo Main Rd Perseverance Couva.
According to reports at approximately 8 PM on Tuesday there was an altercation between two close male relatives.
During the argument the deceased was chopped multiple times.
He collapsed and fell in a drain and was subsequently helped by residents.
The 52- year -old suspect reportedly fled the scene but later surrendered to Couva police who took him for medical treatment where he was attended to and discharged.
He is presently in police custody.
Police recovered a straight cutlass believed to be the murder weapon.
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