Loop news is reporting that the police have revealed the identities of the woman and her two young daughters who were slain in Hanover on Wednesday morning.
The deceased have been identified as 39-year-old Adanique Cunningham and her daughters, Jayanna Coote, 7, and Shanique Coote, 4, all of Green Island in the parish.
Reports are that about 7:00 a.m., the two girls’ parents had a dispute at the father’s home, and the altercation developed into a fight.
A machete was reportedly brought into play, and the woman and her two daughters were chopped to death.
The alleged 61-year-old machete wielder was subsequently taken into police custody.