Just after 4AM, yesterday morning 24 February, police and other emergency services were dispatched by the 9-1-1 Communications Centre to a serious assault on Kennedy Drive, in George Town. It was reported that two men known to each other were engaged in a verbal disagreement that escalated into one of the men striking the other in the head, causing serious and life threatening injury.
The injured party was transported to the hospital where he remains in critical condition.
A 24-year-old-man of George Town was subsequently arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and is currently in police custody pending further investigations.
Anyone with information pertaining to this matter is asked to contact the George Town Police Station at 949-4222.
Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via our Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777, or via our website. Tips can also be submitted anonymously via the Miami-based call centre of Crime Stoppers at 800-8477(TIPS), or online.