The Ochi Rios police have now commenced a probe into the chopping death of a man in Ochi Rios, St. Ann on Friday morning, March 15.
The deceased has been identified as 51-year-old Oral Williams, laborer also of an Ocho Rios address.
Reports by the police are that shortly after 8:30 a.m., on Friday, Williams and another man got involved in a dispute at a location in Ochi Rios.
During the dispute, the accused armed himself with a machete, which he used to inflict multiple chop wounds to William’s body.
The police were summoned and upon their arrival, Williams was rushed to the St Ann Bay Hospital, where he died whilst being treated. A search has since been launched for the accused attacker.