American Retiree clings to life after stabbing attack


An American retiree residing in Punta Gorda has been hospitalized in a critical condition after he was stabbed in his home. The stabbing accident happened sometime after 9 p.m.  on Saturday February 13. PG police say they they got a call to the home of American Retiree Paul Rocoski in the Hopeville section of Punta Gorda Town. 69 year old American Retiree Paul Rocoski was on his bed bleeding profusely with stab wounds to his neck and chest. He was transported by ambulance to the Punta Gorda hospital and later transferred to Southern Regional hospital in Dangriga.  Initial investigations revealed that Rocoski was reading in his bed when 3 persons, all males, allegedly opened his screen door and attacked him. Police have detained one man for questioning.

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