A man who suffered serious stab wounds to the head and chest Saturday morning is being held in hospital under police guard after being arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.
The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service said the injured man, a 23-year-old from West Bay, was found at the scene of a shots fired call around 6 a.m. Saturday on Sunburst Lane.
In addition to attempted murder, police arrested him on suspicion of firearms possession and aggravated burglary.
Police said shots had been fired at a home on Sunburst Lane prior to the stabbing, but no one was injured.
The man remained in critical condition at press time Tuesday. He had not been charged with any offenses by press time in connection with the shots fired incident.
No one has been arrested in connection with the man’s stabbing. The incident was believed to be the result of a domestic dispute.