Thursday 28 May, 2020

Man 'chops cousin on head after request for food item not met'

A 49-nine-year-old mason, Ian McDonald, otherwise called ‘Ricky’, of Pratville district in Asia, Manchester, was arrested and charged on Saturday, April 4 with the offence of wounding with intent that was allegedly committed in his community.

Reports from the Asia police are that on Wednesday, April 1 at about 3pm, McDonald went to the house of a cousin of his and asked the relative for a food item.

The male relative reportedly failed to assist McDonald and the now accused man allegedly responded by using a machete to chop the cousin on his head.

The police were summoned and the complainant was taken to a hospital, where he was treated and later released.

McDonald was arrested and subsequently charged, and is scheduled to appear in the Manchester Parish Court in Mandeville on Wednesday, April 29.

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