Trinidad and Tobago

Three arrested with pistol, ammo in Southern Division

Three men were arrested and a pistol and a quantity of ammunition seized during an anti-crime exercise in the Southern Division on Tuesday, police said in a news statement.

Officers conducted the exercise between 12 pm and 6 pm, on Tuesday 17th October, 2017, during which several drug blocks in the district were searched.

Three men; a 22-year-old of Pleasantville, a 26-year-old of Cocoyea Village and a 23-year-old of Tarodale, were arrested for being in possession of one Pietro Beretta pistol and a magazine containing five rounds of 9mm ammunition.

Search on for missing 20-year-old Casesha Ramdeen

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service is seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 20-year-old Casesha Ramdeen.

Ramdeen was last seen at her Victoria Street, Arima home, around 11:15 pm, on Friday 13th October, 2017.

She was reported missing to the Arima Police Station around 12:30 am on Tuesday 17th October, 2017, by her mother Keisha Dopson.

Ramdeen is of mixed descent, 5 feet 4 inches tall, heavy built, with a brown complexion and long black curly hair.

Moonilal: I will not be badgered, bullied and shut up by "crooked" Government

Member of Parliament for Oropouche East, Dr Roodal Moonilal says he will not be badgered, bullied and shut up by legal action being brought by the Government.

The former Housing Minister said in a statement that he believes this is an attempted by the PNM to divert attention away from an issue involving PNM member Harry Ragoonanan.

Dr Moonilal issued the following statement today:

Ramadhar granted leave to go to Privy Council in COP legal matter

The Court of Appeal today granted St. Augustine Member of Parliament and former Congress of the People leader Prakash Ramadhar leave to appeal to the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council against its decision delivered on July 14, 2017.