3 killed

Police kill three suspected bandits

Three men were shot dead af­ter po­lice in­ter­cept­ed them af­ter they com­man­deered a van loaded with over $80,000 in cig­a­rettes along Todd's Road, in Cen­tral Trinidad.

At 10 am on Fri­day, two men held up a sales man at Pa­pa James Cafe, Todds Road. Dur­ing the rob­bery the men dis­armed the se­cu­ri­ty guard of the cafe be­fore es­cap­ing with his gun and a van loaded with cig­a­rettes.

The van was lat­er found aban­doned near La Glo­ria Road.

Po­lice search­ing for the men cor­nered them at a house on Fitt Trace, off Todd's Sta­tion Road.