Nine persons were arrested and jointly charged for the offence of gathering of more than five persons in a public space, during an anti-crime exercise in Sangre Grande.
The nine persons; Akim Bissoon, Triston Estrada, Nathan Jones, Andrew Williams, Junior Charles, David Devignes, Kevin Bernard, Daniel Baptiste and Isiah Smith, all of North Eastern Settlement, Sangre Grande.
According to police reports, the nine were all gathered playing cards on Sycamore Street, Ojoe Road, Sangre Grande, when they were caught by police and detained.
The nine suspects were all granted station bail in the amount of $500 and are due to appear at the Sangre Grande Magistrates’ Court on October 2nd.
The exercise was supervised by Sgt Sankar, Sgt Ramkissoon and Sgt Garcia.