Westmoreland man chops brother, commits suicide

Suicide-1KINGSTON, Jamaica— An elderly man reportedly chopped and injured his disabled brother Sunday morning before committing suicide in Red Gate district, Whitehouse, Westmoreland.

Reports are that around 11:00 am 68-year-old Lascelles Grant, who is said to be of unsound mind, chopped and injured his brother, Wellington Grant, 53, before jumping into a water tank and drowning himself. Wellington was rushed to the Black River Hospital where he is being treated.

The police are investigating the incident.

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