The following is apress release from the TT Coast Guard:
On the night of 17 April 2020, while conducting border security patrols, the Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard (TTCG) intercepted a vessel named ‘Rebecca’ off the Southwest coast of Trinidad. On board were two (2) male Trinidad and Tobago Nationals and two (2) male foreign Nationals. Upon searching the vessel, a large quantity of USD currency was discovered, along with six (6) barrels of fuel and a small quantity of a plant like substance. The vessel, its contents and the persons were handed over to representatives of the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS), Customs and Excise Division and Immigration Division. Investigations are continuing.
The Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard continues to provide border security services in the face of the threat of Covid-19 in order to maintain the safety and security of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago through the conduct of maritime security patrols within our area of operations