Search continues for fake police officer

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man suspected of impersonating a police officer in the Caroni district.

Roderick Santana, 30, of Bon Air Gardens, Arouca, was identified via CCTV footage, as one of three men allegedly involved in an incident which took place on Tuesday 19th June, 2018, at a supermarket in Frederick Settlement, Lapaille Village, Caroni.

Search on - Woman seen walking towards pond with baby & returning without it

Police, fire officers and members of the Coast Guard have resumed their search at the pond in Usine Ste Madeleine, following a report that a woman threw a baby into the water.

Around 8 last evening, police received a report that a woman was seen walking towards to the pond with a baby in her hand.

Minutes later, it's said she walked back to the Manahambre Road without the baby, entered a vehicle and left.

Ste Madeleine police responded and divers attached to the Fire Service began combing the bank of the pond.

Missing woman's vehicle found burnt in Caroni

Police are seeking the public's assistance in locating a missing 25-year-old woman.

Coreen Singh was last seen on Saturday, leaving her Arima home.

A close relative confirmed that the white Nissan Tiida motor vehicle Singh left home in was found in Caroni burnt and abandoned.

Singh is about 5 feet tall, slim built and dark brown in complexion.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the police at 999, 555, or 483-1976.



Widen search for diver to Grenada, Venezuela

Hope for finding missing diver Chevonne Bartholemew alive grew dimmer yesterday.

Bartholemew went missing on Monday in a routine dive off Gasparee Island and his wife, Pete-Ann, is now pleading for the search to widen to as far as Grenada and Venezuela.

She said even though her husband’s oxygen tank would have run out of air by now, she said he could be drifting somewhere in the ocean, possibly outside of territorial waters.

She does not believe there is any foul play in his disappearance.

Back to square one in search of Ria Sookdeo

The glimmer of hope the family of Ria Sookdeo felt when investigators arrested a police constable and his sister for the woman’s abduction was dashed yesterday after the suspects were released.

Sookdeo’s father, Frankie Rajkumar, said they felt some relief when police went to Rochard Road, Penal, on Sunday and arrested the suspects and impounded the black Nissan X-Trail SUV believed to be used in Sookdeo’s kidnapping. 

After learning of their release, Rajkumar said it felt like they were back to square one.

Video: Widespread search as police lockdown of Carli Bay continues

Several workplaces in Carli Bay, Point Lisas and around other parts of Couva have closed early as a manhunt continues for a man believed to have eluded police with a bag of grenades.

Police have been conducted major searches on land, air and sea since just before midday, after the man ran off when stopped by police, dropping one of the grenades in the process.

SEE ALSO: Police launch manhunt for man who drops grenade in Carli Bay

Desperate search for man gone missing in rough Blanchissuese waters

A desperate search is now on for a man who went missing in rough waters in Blanchissuese last evening.

The family of Kyle Gonsalves has issued a strong plea for anyone who can assist, to join them in the search.

His wife Danielle Gonsalves posted on Facebook at 6.22 last evening: