Crime

Unidentified man executed in Malick

An unidentified man believed to be in his 30s was found dead in Malick on Sunday.

The body, described as of East-Indian descent, dark brown in complexion, black hair, slim-built and clad in a blue and yellow jersey, a pair of blue three-quarter pants and a pair of dark coloured slippers, was found along LP 13A Comprehensive Road, Upper Seventh Avenue.

According to a police report, at about 5 pm residents in the area hear two gunshots. Upon checks, they discovered the body of the man. He was shot to the back of the head.

Retiree found hogtied, murdered in Barrackpore

Police are currently on a murder scene in Barrackpore where a retiree was found hogtied in the kitchen of his home. 

The deceased has been identified as Azard Ali, 60, a former supervisor at the ministry of works and transport. His body was in a state of decomposition.

A red Sylphy he purchased recently is missing.

A neighbour was walking past his home along Madingo Reserve Road when he got a foul stench emanating from Ali's home. 

He called Ali's brother who found his body in the kitchen with his hands and feet tied behind his back.

Sangre Grande man in court charged with murder

A Sangre Grande man is expected to appear before the Sangre Grande Magistrates’ Court today, charged with the murder of Timothy Daniel, which occurred on August 18th.

Randy Warren, a 33-year-old welder of Damarie Hill, also faces charges of possession of a firearm and ammunition, following advice received from DPP, Roger Gaspard SC, on September 26th.

Mr Daniel, a 37-year-old labourer, was at his Damarie Hill home at 11:45 pm on August 18th, when he heard a noise outside his house and proceeded to investigate.

Police officer charged for robbing disabled vendor

A police officer assigned to the Maraval Police Station is scheduled to appear before a Port of Spain magistrate on Friday charged for misbehaviour in public office.

PC Michael Mayhew, 46, who has 19 years service, attached to the Emergency Response Patrol (ERP) West End Division, was charged for robbing a disabled vendor of over $3,000 and threatening to charge him with possession of a firearm.  The incident allegedly occurred on June 13, 2019.

Teen and his brother charged with murder

A teenager and his brother were expected to appear before a San Fernando Magistrate today, jointly charged with the murder of Ken Palmer, which occurred on March 15th 2018 in Gasparillo.

The accused, a 22-year-old and a minor, both of the Southern Division, were charged with the offence, following advice received from Assistant Director of Public Prosecutions, George Busby, on September 25th.

Two arrested during anti-crime exercise

Two persons were arrested and a revolver and a quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Northern Division Task Force, Area Central, during an anti-crime exercise conducted in Aranguez.

Officers conducted the exercise on September 24th, under the supervision of Sgt Pitt and Cpl Bedassie, during which they executed a search warrant at an apartment at Savannah Villas, Aranguez.

The search resulted in officers discovering one revolver and two rounds of ammunition in a brown box in a closet area of the apartment.

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