Her husband was in one of the bedrooms and went to his wife’s aid when he heard her screaming for help.
When he found the suspect attempting to rape his wife he grabbed the suspect’s cutlass and repeatedly hacked him with it. The seriously injury suspect stumbled out of the home and collapsed outside.
Paramedics from the Provincial Ambulance Service were called to the scene and upon arrival found that the suspect had died from his injuries.
The victim’s husband has been placed under arrest while Police investigate further.