The suspect is assisting police with their investigations

A Guyanese man remains in police custody following a fatal domestic violence incident on Sunday afternoon.

The 52-year-old, who lives at Eastern Main Road, El Dorado, surrendered to officers, minutes after the deadly altercation with the victim, Nicole Hackshaw, of Kiskadee Drive, Trincity.

Guardian Media understands that at about 3.50 pm on Friday February 21st, it was reported that Hackshaw and the suspect were involved in a fight at the suspect’s apartment in El Dorado.

Police Officers at the scene yesterday reported that upon their arrival, they observed the suspect standing in a doorway. His clothing appear to be blood-splattered.

After making certain statements to the officers, the suspect allegedly told police where in the house they could find Nicole Hackshaw.

The murder weapon reportedly was found next to the body.

Investigations are continuing.