Facebook video shows young men brandishing semi-automatic gun; police seek help identifying them

Police are seeking the public's help in identifying three young men brandishing what seems to be a semi-automatic gun in a video now circulating online.

Two of the men's faces are clear in the video which speaks of one of the men's lust to kill.


One of the men declares that they are gangsters and speaks openly about killing those who oppose them.

Police say they are investigating the latest video and are asking the public to come forward with any information on men.

Pro League footballer arrested after police allegedly discover gun, ammunition and drugs at his home

Police have arrested a Cocorite man who is also a footballer in the TT Pro League after they allegedly found a loaded firearm and a quantity of marijuana on him.

Reports indicate that police went to Upper Powder Magazine, Cocorite around 1.20 Tuesday morning and carried out a search at the footballer's home.

Police say they found a 9mm pistol loaded with ten rounds of ammunition, hidden in the stove of the kitchen.

Firearm and ammunition seized in anti-crime exercise

Police have seized a firearm and several rounds of ammunition in an anti-crime exercise.

The Police Service issued the following statement today:

"Port of Spain Division – firearm, ammunition seized

Between the hours of 5:00am to 11:00am on Friday 12th August 2016, CplMarajh along with a party of officers attached to the Inter-Agency Task Force Strike Team and Duncan Street Police Post acted upon information received and proceeded to a bushy area in Commonwealth Drive, Nelson Street, Freeport where they conducted a search.

15-year-old boy held with gun in Laventille

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested with a firearm in Laventille. Police say the boy ran off when he saw the police during an operation.

The police have issued the following statement:

Arouca man held with gun, ammunition in police exercise

An Arouca man has been held with a gun and ammunition during a police exercise that nabbed six people.

The exercise began at 10 am Wednesday and ended at midnight.

The following is a police statement on the arrests. 

Robocop murder weapon used in Sea Lots shooting

Trinidad Guardian: The AR-15 assault rifle that was used in the killing of Selwyn “Robocop” Alexis is the same type of weapon that was used to shoot police officer Sgt Ricardo Morris multiple times in Sea Lots in May. Morris managed to survive.

Police also discovered Alexis’ weapons cache of two AR-15 rifles and ammunition at his Longdenville home on Monday. An AR-15 rifle was one of the weapons used in an attack in Enterprise, Chaguanas, on June 30, in which four men were shot.