A Trelawny mechanic has been charged with wounding with intent and unlawful wounding following a dispute with two persons.
He is 43-year-old Junior Lewis, of Jackson Town, in the parish.
The police say about 9 a.m., on October 5, Lewis and the complainants had an argument when he used a machete to chop one of them.
He also injured the other complainant.
Lewis then fled the scene and both complainants were taken to hospital where they were treated.
A report was made to the police and Lewis was arrested and charged on Tuesday after he was pointed out by one of the complainants.