(St. Lucia News Online/press release) — Police are investigating a chopping incident that occurred in Forestierre, Castries on Sunday, May 10.
The Saint Lucia Fire Service said in a news release that the Castries Fire Station responded to a call relating to a physical assault incident at Forestierre, Castries at about 11:30 p.m. on Sunday.
Emergency personnel found an adult male with a four-inch laceration to his shoulder and minor cuts on his body.
It was reported that he was assaulted with a cutlass.
The patient’s wounds were treated and he was transported to the Owen King European Union Hospital in a stable condition.