ST ANN, Jamaica— The 60-year-old man who allegedly chopped the partner of his former spouse to death in Discovery Bay, St Ann on Friday has been charged with murder.
Charged is Randolph Thomas from Retirement District in the parish.
The deceased has been identified as Roy Alexander of Trycee, in the parish.
Reports are that around 6:00 pm on Friday, Alexander went to visit his girlfriend, who has a child with the accused.
The police said Thomas had also gone to visit his child.
An altercation reportedly developed between the two men and Alexander was chopped several times with a machete.
He was pronounced dead at the St Ann's Bay hospital.