T&T national

Watch as T&T national jumps into freezing water in Amsterdam to save dog

A Trinidad and Tobago national is being recognized globally for rescuing a dog from frozen water in the Netherlands.

The taekwondo athlete jumped into freezing water to make the daring save.

Posted on the Facebook page of AT5, a news station in Amsterdam, the video received over 600,000 views with most comments praising the athlete for his selfless act, but Mickey Neblett remains humble as he believes anyone would have done the same thing.

 

ICE nabs T&T national in Virginia for drug distribution, gun possession

A 40-year-old Trinidad and Tobago national is among 80 arrested by officers of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) in Virginia, Washington, D.C., and Maryland.

Sixty-eight, of the 82 people arrested during the five-day operation, had previous criminal convictions for crimes like armed robbery, larceny and drug distribution, according to ICE.