Police investigate double-murder in Chaguanas

Police are investigating a double-murder in Chaguanas last night.

The victims are Narine Kalpoo and his common-law Lutchmin Jaggernath.

Police say the couple was shot dead as they returned to their home at 59 Kalpoo Avenue, Felicity, Chaguanas, from watching a movie at Movietowne.

Jaggernauth was shot as she left the vehicle while Kalpoo was killed as he sat behind the steering wheel.

Police are yet to establish a motive for the killings.

15-year-old boy shot dead in Chaguanas

A 15-year-old was shot dead last night in Chaguanas while liming with friends.

He has been identified as Mohammed Ali of Moonstone Crescent 500.

Police reports indicate that Ali was playing a game of cards at a restaurant in the Village Plaza with friends around 10 pm Thursday night, when a white AD wagon pulled up.

The occupants opened fire on Ali, who was shot in his head.

Water disruptions in Chaguanas due to ruptured 21-inch line

The Water and Sewerage Authority has issued a statement to advise customers in the Chaguanas area, who are currently experiencing a disruption in their pipe borne water supply that this is due to a ruptured 21-inch transmission main, along the Solomon Hochoy Highway, in the vicinity of Mulchan Seechan Road.

WASA says it is presently engaged in carrying out emergency repair work, which is expected to be completed by 12 noon on Wednesday 7th September, 2016.

Affected areas include:

* Chaguanas Main Road, including side streets;

* Eleanor Street;

Fire engulfs Food Basket, Chaguanas

A massive fire has engulfed Food Basket in Chagaunas.

The fire broke out shortly after 3pm.

CNC3 has been informed that the fire seems to have started in kitchen of the food outlet.

Fire tenders from stations across the country have been battling the blaze.

We're told that employees and customers all safely got out of the building when the alarm was raised.

Police investigating road rage incident as man smashes car in Chaguanas

Police are investigating a case of serious damage to property arising from what appears to be road rage.

This follows a viral video on social media today, showing a man repeatedly smashing the windows and windscreens of a vehicle.

The incident is said to have taken place in Chaguanas this morning.


In the video, a man is seen rushing to the driver's seat of a car, using obscene language.

He then uses what appears to be a garden hoe to repeatedly smash the glasses of the vehicle.

Woman killed in highway accident near Chaguanas

A woman identified as Kathy Ann John is dead following a road traffic accident in Chaguanas on Friday night. 

Police say John was travelling in a white Nissan AD wagon driven by David Changwai.

She was seated in the front passenger seat when around 10.30 pm the driver lost control of the vehicle in the north-bound lane of the Uriah Butler Highway approximately 100 metres south of  Flowerline.

The vehicle that ran into a ravine.

Soldier arrested for robbing, stabbing Chaguanas man

A member of the T&T Defense Force was arrested on Saturday morning for robbing and stabbing a Chaguanas man.

Police say the victim, a 24-year-old man of Mamoral Number 2 was in the vicinity of Champs Bar at Railway Road, Chaguanas when around 2.50 am a soldier attached to Camp Ogden, St James attacked the victim with a broken beer bottle stabbing him several times about his face and his right hand.

The soldier then proceeded to rob the victim of a cell phone and $460 in cash.

Construction worker charged with rape of Jamaican woman

A 38-year-old construction worker has been charged with the rape of a Jamaican national in Trinidad.

Troy James was arrested at his Dinsley Gardens, Trinicity home on Thursday morning by officers of the Chaguanas CID and North-Eastern Task Force.

On Friday, James was placed in an ID parade where he was identified by the victim and another witness.

Earlier today he was officially charged for the offence of rape.