Woman hospitalized following violent attack
A man is in custody assisting police with investigations following a violent attack on a woman yesterday afternoon at Fairfield Road, Carrington Village, St Michael.
Police say the woman was attacked during an altercation with her housemate, whom she previously had a relationship with.
She received several chop wounds about her body.
In addition, it was reported that her left hand was broken and two of the fingers severed.
The victim underwent surgery at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital this morning.