An altercation with a male relative led to the murder of Deodath Ramlochan yesterday.
A 44-year-old man was taken into police custody following the killing.
Ramlochan, 50, of Solomon Street, Princes Town was stabbed twice in the neck around 2.30 p.m. He was liming and drinking with relatives at his home.
Emergency personnel were contacted and an ambulance took Ramlochan to the Princes Town District Health Facility where he died.
ASP Williams, Inspector Gajadhar, Sgt Persad and officers from the Homicide Department, Princes Town Crime Scene Investigators and police photographers were on the scene last evening.