Three held after man dies in Macoya altercation


    Three male relatives are assisting police with enquiries into the death of a man that occurred at Macoya Settlement, Tunapuna on New Years Day.

    Police reports state that around 10:25pm, officers responded to a report of a fight in progress at a house in the area.

    Upon arrival, they found a man lying on the ground who appeared to be motionless and unresponsive.

    He was rushed for medical treatment but later died.

    Investigations revealed that the deceased allegedly went to the house armed with a cutlass, where an altercation ensued with the three men, chopping one of them on his hand.

    The men then subdued him, tied him up and contacted the police.