A St Mary woman has been arrested and charged with Wounding with Intent, following an incident that took place in Fort Stewart district, Enfield, St Mary, last Tuesday, March 9.
The accused has been identified as 42-year-old Valerie Taylor, of Fort Stewart, in the parish.
Reports by the police are that about 2:00 am, Taylor and a man got involved in a domestic dispute, which turned into a physical confrontation.
During the dispute, Taylor reportedly used a machete to inflict chop wounds to the victim’s upper body.
The police were summoned and upon arrival, the wounded man was rushed to hospital where he was treated, and admitted in serious but stable condition.
An investigation led to the accused woman being later arrested.