Man arrested after hitting brother with gun

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    A Tobago man is in police custody after allegedly hitting his brother in the head with a gun during an argument.

    According to reports, around 2:15am on Saturday morning a 33-year-old got into an altercation with his male relative during which the relative threatened to kill him and hit him with the gun.

    The gun fell to the ground and it was taken by another man who handed it over to a police officer.

    The victim was taken to hospital for treatment and the suspect was arrested – he is expected to be charged with common assault, possession of a firearm and malicious wounding.