Clarendon Police have taken a man into custody in connection with the stabbing death of a 55-year-old Cuban nurse in Hayes district in the parish.

The woman is Nancy Samuels, a Cuban national of Copper Avenue, New Harbour Village, St. Catherine. She was also an Ambulance Service Contractor.

Reports from the May Pen Police are, about 3:00 yesterday afternoon, Samuels was reportedly stabbed by an ambulance driver with a knife. The Police were summoned and Samuels was taken to hospital where she died.

The identity of the man who was taken into custody is being withheld pending further investigations.