Spate of robberies in Port-of-Spain, this one caught on camera

Masqueraders and spectators are being told to be vigilant after several reported robberies in the capital city.

In this video posted to social media, a spectator captures the moment a group of women is robbed around the Queen's Park Savannah during J'ouvert celebrations this morning.

The owner of the account says the women were attacked by what appears to be an army of bandits.

Towards the end of the video you can see more than a dozen young men running away from the scene.

There have also been reports of several other robberies.

One young woman reported to police that a teenage robbed her and her boyfriend of their cell phone and a bag containing wallets, camera lenses, and house keys.

Police have confirmed reports of several robberies in the capital city.

 

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