Principal of St Hilda’s High hospitalised after being attacked at staff cottage

by June 21st, 2019

Police have intensified their probe, into the attack on the principal of the St. Hildas High School in Brown’s Town, St. Ann, last evening (Jun 20).

Area 2 Commander, ACP Elbert Nelson, said cops have among other things, launched a search of the area.

Reports are that about 7:00 p.m. the principal was entering the cottage – which is on the school compound- when an armed robber attacked her.

She has since been hospitalised with chop wounds to her hands.

ACP Nelson said investigators have collected a statement from the principal.

He said at the moment, police are not seeing a trend, that would require heightened police presence in the area.