Shortly before 6:00AM on Sunday, 6 September, officers responded to a report of an assault at an address near the junction of West Bay Road and Eastern Avenue in George Town. It was reported that a woman and man were assaulted by another man known to them. The male victim was injured with a machete, and was transported to the Cayman Islands Hospital by private vehicle, treated for non-life-threatening injuries, and subsequently released.
A man, age 24 of George Town, was arrested and has been formally charged with Wounding, Common Assault, and Damage to Property, in relation to the incident. He was scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday 8 September.