A Fyzabad man is expected to appear before a Siparia Magistrate, charged with the murder of Neathasingh Ramsingh which occurred on Monday 4th February, 2019.
Bickram Balkissoon, 51, of Lumtack Hill, was charged with murder, following advice received from Assistant Director of Public Prosecutions Angelica Teelucksingh on Saturday.
Ramsingh, 51, a straightener, of South Oropouche, was at St. John Village, Avocat, on Monday 4th February, 2019, when he got into an altercation with a man.
A man has been shot and killed in Fyzabad.
According to police reports Kendell Cooper also known as "Biggy Boy" was accosted by a gunman at Easy Street last evening.
An altercation ensued and Cooper was subsequently shot during the fracas.
Reports also suggest another person was injured during the incident.
Officers of the Fyzabad Police Station are continuing investigations
The Water and Sewerage Authority advises customers that heavy rainfall over the past 24 hours has impacted operations at some of its water treatment facilities.
Several of the Water Treatment Plants throughout North Trinidad were shut down due to various issues including turbid river conditions, clogged intake screens and power failures.
The Water Treatment Plants affected are:
-Luengo & Naranjo and
A Fyzabad couple is arrested after two homemade shotguns and one cartridge were seized by officers of the Fyzabad and Oropouche CIDs.
The arrests were made during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the district on Wednesday morning.
The officers conducted the exercise around 5:20 am during which they executed a search warrant at the Lake Road, South Oropouche home of a 39-year-old driver and his 23-year-old common-law wife.
During the search, the two firearms and one 12 gauge cartridge were discovered in the bedroom of the house.
The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service is seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 16-year-old Aaliyah Thomas.
Aaliyah was last seen by her mother at her New City, Fyzabad home around 6 pm on Saturday 9th June, 2018.
She was reported missing to the Fyzabad Police Station, on Sunday 10th June, 2018, by her mother, Yeamragie Thomas.
Aaliyah is of mixed descent, 5 feet 4 inches tall, with a stocky build, dark brown complexion and a scar under her right eye.
Police are asking members of the public for their assistance in identifying a man whose bullet-riddled body was discovered Tuesday evening in Fyzabad.
According to reports, the body was discovered around 3 pm near one of Petrotrin’s oil wells near Forest Reserve Road, Fyzabad.
The body appeared to be that of an East-Indian male in his 60s and had been shot at least twice.
A shotgun was also allegedly found next to the body of the deceased.
28-year-old Denise Martin who was shot in her head at her boyfriend's house in Fyzabad last Thursday, has died at hospital.
She was surrounded by family members at the San Fernando General Hospital when she died at 9.20 pm yesterday.
Martin, a mother of one from South Oropouche, had been warded in a critical condition and never regained consciousness.
Her boyfriend, 30-year-old Shamshudeen Mohammed was shot in his leg, is warded in a stable condition at hospital.