A 45 year old contractor has been arrested in connection with the killing ofa 26 year old man in Couva

The 26 year old man, Timothy Bell of McBean Couva, was at home when he reportedly got into an altercation with 3 men from the area

The men are said to have beaten bell with pieces of iron and other objects around the body until he lost consciousness

The incident happened just before 10am on Saturday

Bell succumbed to head and body injuries later in the day

The 45 year old suspect, a contractor, was arrested and questioned by police