Man chopped in Diego Martin home attack

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Man chopped in Diego Martin home attack

A 38-year-old man was stabbed during an incident at his Diego Martin home on Sunday night.

Around 7:50 pm, a man stormed into the Green Hill Village, Diego Martin home of the victim with a cutlass and dealt the victim several chops to the body.

The victim was chopped on his right hand and left knee.

The man managed to escape his attacker by running out of the house. The suspect, said to be known to the victim, then fled the scene.

The victim was rushed to the St. James Medical Facility, where he was treated, and subsequently was transferred to the Port-of-Spain General Hospital where he was warded.  He is said to be in a satisfactory condition.