A 60-YEAR-OLD woman has been charged for the offence of wounding with intent.
Avalon Regis John, 60, was charged on Thursday and was expected to appear at the Siparia Magistrates’ Court on Friday.
She was detained by police on Monday.
Police reported that they responded to a report at a residence in Sennon Village, Siparia, around 4.30 pm on Monday.
They observed a woman on the bathroom floor bleeding from a wound to her left hand.
She appeared to be in a semi-conscious state.
Two knives were recovered at the scene and the suspect was arrested and taken to the Siparia Police Station.
The victim was rushed to the Siparia Health Facility by a relative where she was treated and transferred to the San Fernando General Hospital.