A Penal man has been killed.
Reports indicate that 55-year-old David Ramsingh of Matura avenue was attacked by another man on Tuesday afternoon.
Reports say that Ramsingh had an altercation earlier that day with the man, during which the man was chopped on the hand.
Later that afternoon the man allegedly went to the victim's home and ambushed Ramsingh while he slept.
The attacker chopped Ramsingh three times on his head, cracking his skull open, he then broke both his legs.
When the authorities arrived on the scene Ramsingh had already lost too much blood.
He was pronounced dead at hospital.
Police are still searching for the attacker.