Jamaica Crime News, St James: A 30-year-old bartender who stabbed another 29-year-old man almost to death in Bickersteth community, St James on Saturday, July 21, has now been taken into custody.
The Cambridge police have reported that they are unable to release the name of the accused at this time. It as also been reported that. the victim who has internal bleeding is presently at the Falmouth Hospital in serious condition.
It is reported that shortly after 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, both men were at a bar in Bickersteth when an argument developed between them.
The man who received the stab wound reportedly used a glass bottle to hit the accused. He inturn reached for a knife which is used by the bartender to chip ice and inflicted a stab wound to the victim’s side.
The wounded man was transported to the Cornwall Regional Hospital where he was treated and later transferred to Falmouth Hospital.
Following an investigation by the police, the accused was taken into custody on Sunday.