Video: Widespread search as police lockdown of Carli Bay continues

Monday, May 30, 2016 - 20:00

Several workplaces in Carli Bay, Point Lisas and around other parts of Couva have closed early as a manhunt continues for a man believed to have eluded police with a bag of grenades.

Police have been conducted major searches on land, air and sea since just before midday, after the man ran off when stopped by police, dropping one of the grenades in the process.

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CNC3 captured some of the searches earlier today.

(Adrian Boodan contributed to this report).