(CMR) Police are investigating an incident of aggravated burglary and wounding following a disturbance in West Bay on New Year's Eve.
Reports are that shortly before midnight, 31 December, police responded to a report of a disturbance at a residence in Flute Lane, West Bay. On arriving at the scene, it was reported to officers that a dark truck arrived at the residence, where a gathering was taking place.
Several persons exited the vehicle wielding machetes, and an altercation ensued. Two persons received serious injuries, and one person received minor injuries. All three persons were transported to the George Town Hospital.
Police visited the George Town Hospital, and while there, they arrested a 24-year-old male, of West Bay, on suspicion of wounding. The suspect was transported to the police detention center, where he remains in custody as investigations continue.
Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or anyone who has any information about the incident is asked to contact the West Bay Police Station on 949 3999.
Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via their Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777 or their website.