A 52-year-old North West District, Region One, businessman was, earlier this morning, hacked to death in Moruca, Santa Rosa.
Dead is Ganga Persaud Chunga of Moruca, North West District.
Based on reports received from Police “F” Division Commander, Rabindranuth Budhram, Chunga was attacked at approximately 09:00hrs today by a man who is allegedly of unsound mind.
INews understands that the dead man suffered several chops about his body, resulting in him losing an arm and a leg.
The suspect, who is presently in police custody, had reportedly threatened Chunga several weeks ago and had been walking around the village with a cutlass in his possession for 3 three weeks now.
Police are presently conducting interviews with residents in the area, as investigations into the matter continue. (Ramona Luthi)