Trinidad Guardian:– The first day of school began tragically for pupils of the Baby’s Pre-School who saw their principal being brutally stabbed in what police have described as an incident of domestic violence.
At about 7.20 am Jezelle Philip was at pre-school located at the corner of Independence Square and George Street, Port-of-Spain when she was attacked by a man she knew. Philip was stabbed several times about the body.
The man fled the scene but later surrendered to the police at the Besson Street Police Station. Philip was taken to the Port of Spain General Hospital where she succumbed to her injuries.