A Babonneau farmer was rushed to hospital via ambulance in the early hours of this morning after being chopped on both arms by a known assailant.
According to information obtained by the Times, the twenty-five year old victim was attacked by a convict who was recently released from prison.
The incident occurred at Babonneau at about 3:50 am, it is reported.
A neighbourhood resident reported that the chopping occurred after a row over a girl.
It is reported that the victim sustained serious wounds to both arms and the forehead.
No arrests have yet been made.