(CMC) — Police have detained the relative of a woman who was killed and her head severed on Tuesday.
The authorities said that Reshma Kanchan, a mother of two, was chopped multiple times before her head was severed.
The incident occurred in Penal, a town in south Trinidad.
Police said the suspect, a relative of Kanchan, got into a vehicle and attempted to cut his own throat as he left. The vehicle crashed and was disabled.
Investigations are continuing the police said.