A prisoner stabbed another prisoner at the Chaguanas Magistrates’ Court this morning.
The inmate was in the holding cell at the Court when he stabbed the 29-year-old victim on the left side of his head. Officers say the inmate used an “improvised weapon”.
The inmate was taken to the Chaguanas Health Facility and treated for his injuries. The inmate who stabbed the prisoner was taken to the Chaguanas Police Station where he is expected to be charged.
The suspect is said to be in custody for a range of offences including murder, sexual assault, robbery and shooting offences.