Cocoyea man stabbed, girlfriend in custody

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An argument between a 44-year-old man and his girlfriend before dawn on March 16 ended with him being stabbed and the woman in custody.

The victim, Derron Gray, of St Andrews Park East, Cocoyea, is warded at the San Fernando General Hospital.

The suspect is a 31-year-old hairdresser from Indian Walk in Moruga.

The police said at around 3.20 am, an argument broke out at Gray’s home and there was a struggle. The woman allegedly stabbed him in the right shoulder with a knife.

Ambulance personnel took Gray to the hospital and Southern Division police detained the woman and retrieved the knife.

Investigations are ongoing.