Police are investigating a chopping incident in Augier, Vieux Fort, where a man sustained severe lacerations to his feet on Monday.
The incident is believed to have been the latest development in a long-running feud.
According to reports, the attacker is known to the victim.
Emergency responders from the Vieux Fort fire station received a call for assistance at about 6:22 pm and transported the victim to St. Jude Hospital.
There are no further details at present.