MP’s stolen vehicle recovered

Friday, November 15, 2019 - 12:00

The vehicle belonging to MP for Princes Town Barry Padarath, which was reported as stolen to police, has been found.

It was discovered intact in the Couva area, this morning

Reports are that the Princes Town MP stopped to get food at Chin Liu Chinese Restaurant along the Old Southern Main Road in Couva, at about 8:15 on Thursday night, when he was approached by an armed man wearing a mask.

Mr Padarath reportedly was robbed of his Prado vehicle, a mobile phone valued at TT$7,000 and his wallet containing TT$200 cash and his bank cards.

A report was made to the Couva Police Station.

This is not the first time that the Princes Town MP has reported being robbed.

In 2017, Mr Padarath reported that his family was held at gunpoint and robbed following a prayer service for the MP's birthday celebrations.


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