A 55-year-old man from Tortola was slapped with criminal charges after allegedly inflicting knife wounds on a Hispanic man last month.
According to reports, the accused man, who has been identified as Andy Turnbull, allegedly put a knife to the neck of the reported victim following a verbal altercation on December 21.
It is alleged that the reported victim managed to grab hold of the knife but not before receiving a wound to the neck.
The reported victim further managed to overpower the accused.
The aforesaid victim is also said to have sustained injuries to both his hands during the struggle. The extent of those injuries is not known.
The accused man has since been charged with unlawful and malicious wounding, it is reported.
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