A man who is believed to be in his 90s was reportedly chopped to death by unknown assailant(s) at his home in the rural community of Bohemia, St Ann on Thursday.
The identity of the deceased has not yet been confirmed.
According to reports, The elderly man was found lying on his bed with several chop wounds by residents early on Thursday morning.
The police were summoned to the scene and the body was removed to the morgue.
The police are continuing their investigations into the brutal attack.