Crime Scene

Over 60 spent shells recovered from Chinese double-murder scene

Still no arrests in the murder of two Chinese nationals.

CNC3 News understands that police have recovered over 60 spent shells from the murder scene iMarabellala.

The victims, identified as 32-year-old Shirui Zao and 29-year-old Yanli Gu.

They were shot and killed in front of a bar at the corner of New Haven and John streets, Marabella late yesterday evening.

The male victim reportedly operates a small casino and liquor mart along the Tarouba Road.

Police seize two excavators at illegal quarrying site

Two pieces of heavy equipment, found at an illegal quarry site in Matura, have been seized.

Two excavators were discovered on State lands, along Orosco Road, Matura, around 10:30pm on Tuesday 4th April, 2017, during an exercise, which comprised members of the Inter-Agency Task Force, Matura Police Station and officials from the Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries.

One of the excavators was removed with the assistance of the Trinidad and Tobago Engineering Battalion, of the Defence Force, and taken to Camp Cumuto for safe keeping.