Woman chopped to death on Red Hills Road. Daughter injured.
A 51 year old woman, Cecelia Robinson-Lawrence, a domestic helper of Red Hills Road is now dead and her daughter injured after a machete and arson attack on Red Hills Road in St Andrew on Monday.
The attacker believed to be her spouse chopped the woman several times before setting a bed on fire. He bound and gagged the victim.
The woman’s daughter, said the residents, heard the commotion and rushed to assist her mother, but was met with a chop to the face by Robinson-Lawrence’s attacker before he fled the scene.
The daughter was subsequently treated and released from the hospital.
The police reported that the incident occurred at minutes before noon.
National Security Minister, Dr Horace Chang made the following statement in response to the matter.
“We urge the public to fully embrace the ministry’s anti-violence campaign ‘LIV GUD’, which, among other things, seeks to promote better conflict resolution and early intervention in some of these domestic matters,”