The Essequibo coast was thrown into a state of pandemonium when a 16 year-old girl was brutally stabbed to death by a man who is alleged to be her ex-lover.
16 year-old Neisha Persaud was found dead sometime around 9:00hrs on Wednesday morning. According to reports, the ex-lover who was said to he in his early 30s exited a minibus and entered the premises.
The teen reportedly ran in the house after seeing the assailant pulling out a knife and charging towards. He then forced his way into the home according to reports and repeatedly stabbed the teenager.
After committing the act, the man reportedly sped off in the minibus. Up to press time police were still in pursuit of the suspect.
📷: Kaieteur Radio