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Tunapuna man killed

Hours af­ter hear­ing the shots that end­ed her son’s life, a woman found her son’s life­less body mere me­tres from her home.

Vaun­dell Joseph, 28, was found dead in a drain which ran along a track which con­nect­ed his home to Up­per St Vin­cent Street, Tu­na­puna at around 6:15 am yes­ter­day.

The dis­cov­ery was made by his moth­er as she made her way through the path­way, and spot­ted her son, ly­ing face­down in a blood­ied vest.

Joseph was a handy­man, Guardian Me­dia was told.

Children's Authority asks police to investigate video of child clinging to driver's door

The adult who allowed a child to cling onto the driver's door of a moving vehicle has been reported to the police.

Video of the incident was captured by a stunned observer and circulated online last week.

The Children's Authority issued a statement today announcing that it asked the police to investigate.

The Authority said the reckless move could have brought harm or death to the child.

Under the Children's Act, it is an offence to expose a child to possible injury.

Judge: Charge police inspector or release him

A High Court judge has ordered the police to charge an acting inspector by 7 pm today(Monday, March 9th) or release him.

Justice Margaret Mohammed gave the order this afternoon at the Hall of Justice, Port-of-Spain. 

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