Police say investigations are being conducted into the murder of Jasmattie Dowlatram, 26 years, of Anchorville, Port Mourant, Corentyne, which occurred at about 2200h. last night at Anchorville.
Investigations so far have revealed that Dowlatram had an argument with a man with whom she shared a relationship and during which he is alleged to have assaulted her about her body with a piece of wood. She succumbed while receiving medical attention at the Port Mourant Hospital.
The suspect has been arrested and is in police custody assisting with the investigations.