The St. Mary Police are investigating the chopping death of two men who it’s suspected had visited a section of the parish to attack a mechanic.

Dead are 32-year-old Teran Nehru Cooper, from Hughenden, St. Andrew and an unidentified man.

Reports are both men were chopped to death around 6:30 on Saturday morning.

Allegations are both men were among a group of five men who attacked a mechanic in Hopewell District in the parish.

Reports are two of the mechanic’s attackers were attempting to escape when they got lost.

Sources say the two men were chopped to death by residents in retaliation for their participation in attacking the mechanic.