Manchester man arrested for chopping his cousin

April 06, 2020

Forty-nine-year-old Ian McDonald, otherwise called ‘Ricky’, a mason of Pratville district in Manchester, was arrested and charged for allegedly chopping his cousin over food.

Reports are that on Wednesday, April 1 about 3:00 p.m., McDonald went to his cousin’s house to ask him for a food item. When his relative failed to assist, McDonald allegedly used a machete to chop him on his head.

The Police were summoned and the complainant was taken to hospital where he was treated and released.

McDonald was subsequently charged with wounding with intent. He is scheduled to appear before the Mandeville Parish Court on Wednesday, April 29.

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