Japanese Embassy issues warning to nationals visiting T&T

Date: 
Friday, February 12, 2016 - 00:00

The Japanese Embassy to Trinidad and Tobago has asked its nationals planning to visit this country to take precautionary measures.

This follows the discovery of the body of a Japanese national at the Queen's Park Savannah following on Ash Wednesday morning. 

The following is the full release

On the morning of February 10th , the body of a woman, who apparently came to the country to participate in carnival celebrations, was discovered at Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of Spain. As the rate of violent crimes has increased over the last few years, to avoid encountering any unexpected threats to personal safety, please minimize any unnecessary night time outings. However if you need to go out at night, such as in cases of emergencies, please be aware of your surroundings and exercise caution at all times and all locations.