A 47-year-old businessman is the first murder victim in Tobago for 2018. James Wise, a father of three, was found unresponsive at around 6 am in the yard of his home at Crompston Trace in Crown Point on Thursday morning.
Police sources said Wise was found lying face down and there were visible chop wounds on his head.
He was pronounced dead at the scene and his body later removed to the Scarborough Mortuary.
No motive has been established and no arrests made.