A dispute between two men in St Thomas has left one hospitalized from injuries sustained after being attacked with a chainsaw in St. Thomas.
According to reports, the incident took place on Tuesday at about 7:00am in a community district known as Logwood also in the parish.
It is further understood that the altercation had stemmed from a disagreement over stolen wood being burnt to make charcoal.
A tossel ensued after one began blaming the other for stealing from him.
Things further got heated and turned more physical, with one man using a chainsaw to badly cut the other across his abdomen.
The injured man was taken to hospital where he was admitted under a serious condition, while his attacker was taken into police custody.
It is unclear at this time whether the injuries sustained are life-threatening.