La Horquetta

Caught on Camera: Shooting in La Horquetta Tuesday night

A caterer for the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service was gunned down in Phase Four, La Horquetta Tuesday night.


The man has been identified as Marvin.

He was at his home around 7.30 pm when he was attacked by a gunman.

Police believe his murder was linked to a confrontation he had with criminal elements in the area over stashing of illicit items around his home.

Man found murdered at girlfriend's home

Police are investigating the death of a 32-year-old La Horquetta man who was found dead at a house in Greenvale this morning.

He has been identified as Brent Straker of Phase Seven, La Horquetta.

Straker was found at the home of a female friend in Greenvale, with chop wounds about the body.

Police believe they know who the suspect is and say he is currently on the run.

La Horquetta and Homicide officers are continuing investigations.

Maloney man shot dead in La Horquetta

Police are investigating the murder of a man at Phase 2 La Horquetta just after 8 pm last night.

The victim has been identified as Quasi Mohammed also known as "Papayo".

According to police reports, two men ran into a house on CLR James Crescent, Phase 2 La Horquetta where the victim was staying with his sister.

Residents told police they heard several loud explosions.

Police probe murders in Marabella, La Horquetta

A 20-year-old man from Vistabella has been shot and killed while liming.

According to reports, Kernel John was at a birthday lime on Kitchener Street, Marabella when he was shot to death.

The incident occurred around 12:20 am.

Residents in the area said they heard loud explosions and, upon checking, they discovered John’s body lying in the road.

He was rushed to the San Fernando General Hospital but was pronounced dead upon arrival.

Police have not yet ascertained a motive for the killing.

Investigations are continuing.

Murder in La Horquetta

A 26-year-old man has been shot dead in La Horquetta.

Police reports say shortly after 2pm, Sherwin Hall was fixing a car at Phase Four, when he was approached by a gunman.

Four shots were fired and hall was hit about the body.

He died at the scene.

A motive is yet to be established.