The five men scheduled to appear before a Port of Spain Magistrate on charges of gang-related activities. (Images courtesy TTPS)

Five  men  will  appear  before  a  Port-of-Spain  Magistrate in a virtual hearing today, Monday  November  23rd  2020,  on  several  charges  related  to  gangland activities, according to an official statement from the Police Service.

The TTPS release says the five persons were arrested during an anti-crime exercise last week.

Charges were laid on  Saturday  21st November 2020, following  extensive  investigations  into  alleged  criminal  activities  of certain  members  of  the  6ixx  gang, for the following offences:

●  Calvin Lee, aka Tyson, 32, of Clifton Hill Towers, St Paul Street, Port of Spain – Being a gang leader and receiving a stolen motor vehicle.

●  Akiel Hovel, aka Bolo 28, of Desperlie Crescent, Laventille -Supporting a gang and receiving a stolen motor vehicle.

●  Dwayne Skeete, aka Docs, 35, of Anisette Street, East Dry River, Laventille – Supporting a gang and receiving a stolen motor vehicle.

●  Kerwin Williams, aka Joey, aka Black Hand, 24, of St John Road, East Dry River, Laventille – Supporting a gang and receiving a stolen motor vehicle:

●  Anthony Caine aka Master Cain, of LP71, Pelican Extension, Trou Macque, Laventille – Supporting a gang and receiving a stolen motor vehicle.

The TTPS says the Inter-Agency Task Force and the Special Investigations  Unit  (SIU), along with several external and internal law enforcement partners, were instrumental in securing the arrests of the alleged gang members.