The police have been advised to institute an attempted murder charge against Otina Scott who allegedly stabbed her drinking partner during an argument on Friday night at Baramita Village, North West District (NWD).
Guyana Guardian was informed that Joanna John, 25, was stabbed several times about her body during the incident which occurred around 21.50hrs at Barama Line, Baramita Village, NWD.
She was taken to the Baramita Health Centre where she was treated and later transferred to the Georgetown Public Hospital (GPH). John’s condition is listed as serious.
The police said investigations revealed that John and Scott were consuming alcohol at a shop when an argument ensued between them.