A 60-year-old woman was detained by police on Monday after a wounding incident in Siparia.
Police responded to a report at a residence in Sennon Village, Siparia around 4:30 pm.
Upon arrival, they observed a woman on the bathroom floor bleeding from a wound on her left hand.
She appeared to be in a semi-conscious state.
Two knives were recovered at the scene and the suspect was arrested and taken to the Siparia Police Station.
The victim was rushed to the Siparia Health Facility by a relative where she was treated and transferred to the San Fernando General Hospital.
Enquiries are continuing.