Thirty-two-year-old Kendal Fontenelle, a student of Spartan Health Services University, was robbed and chopped with a cutlass on his left shin while on his way to a bakery.
He was on the road side near his home at Hewanorra Orchard in Vieux Fort.
A police source told Saint Lucia News Online Fontenelle was approached by a masked man. The bandit reportedly took $25 on him and his Blackberry cellphone.
Fontenelle sustained wounds to his leg, and has been admitted to the St. Jude Hospital. He was in a stable condition up to publishing time.