A man is dead and his wife warded at hospital following an early morning home invasion.
Reports indicate that shortly after 1 am armed men stormed the couple's Macoya Settlement home in Tunapuna.
A struggle ensued and one of the assailants reportedly stabbed 60-year-old Nizam Mohammed and his wife before fleeing.
The police were called in and rushed the couple to hospital, however, the elderly man succumbed to his injuries.
Police suspect robbery may have been the motive.