car thief

Suspected car thief caught

A man has been detained in connection with several car thefts around the Queens Park Savannah.

The 44-year-old was held in a sting operation in the area, officers of the Port of Spain CID, kept watch in the Savannah and observed a man attempting to break into a Kia Sorento.

The officers caught the man in the act, with several tools which could be used to break into cars and houses.

The suspect, of Belmont, is expected to be placed on identification parades today.