A homeless man was stabbed to death on Thursday night at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex (EWMSC), Mt Hope.
Police said around midnight Noel Williams, 65, approached the security booth at the hospital. He was bleeding and was helped into the accident and emergency department, where he died of his injuries at 1.19 am while being treated for a stab wound to the chest.
He was known to the security guards to sleep on the compound at night.
Police retrieved two knives, among other items that will be used as evidence, at the EWMSC.
Investigations are continuing.