A robbery suspect was shot by police during a high-speed chase along the Churchill Roosevelt Highway on Tuesday morning.
He was pronounced dead on arrival at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex in Mount Hope.
Police allegedly recovered a firearm from the vehicle he was in.
A 22-year-old man is expected to appear before a Chaguanas magistrate at the Chaguanas Magistrates’ Court today, to answer charges of firearm possession, and shooting with intent.
The suspect was arrested following a robbery in Charlieville on December 15th.
According to reports, the suspect allegedly shot at officers of the Central Division Task Force while they responded to a report of a robbery.
The officers had returned fire, killing one man at the scene.
The 22-year-old suspect was held at the scene, while two other suspects made good their escape.