Charges in Brac stabbing

The suspect in a stabbing that occurred Wednesday night in Cayman Brac has now been charged with assault. 

A 32-year-old man is in hospital and another male, aged 46, has been arrested and charged, following a stabbing in Cayman Brac Wednesday night.

Royal Cayman Islands Police said, at around 8.20pm, two men attending a family event in the Watering Place area got into a fight. Police said one of the men attacked the other with a machete.

The injured man was taken to Faith Hospital with numerous cuts to his body. He remains in hospital and his condition is described as stable, police said.

A short time after the incident a 46-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault causing grievous bodily harm.