Police in the West Demerara village of crane along with several villagers are hunting for a resident of the same area who chopped his wife and young baby to death, while also chopping his mother who remains in a critical condition.
The incident took place early Friday morning in the Crane Housing Scheme. It is unclear what triggered the attacks, but residents described the scene as gruesome.
The young baby was found on the bed with multiple stab and chop wounds to the body with organs exposed. The wife was found with several stabs to her body also, lying next to the baby.
During the rampage, the man reportedly also chopped off one of the hands of his own mother.
The incident has shocked villagers who said the man escaped just after the bloody attack. Some persons were overheard lamenting the gruesome scene and the horrific incident.
Investigators are probing the triple murder.