Teen murdered by masked man

A teenager was killed by a "Gorilla" in Tunapuna on Thursday.

According to a police report, at about 3.50 pm, 18-year-old Kwami Lambert was shot multiple times by a man wearing a green gorilla mask.

Lambert was taken to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex where he died while undergoing treatment.

A motive is yet to be established for the killing.

Investigations are ongoing




15-year-old Diego Martin boy missing

15-year-old Jomaree Greaves of Upper Rich Plain Road Diego Martin is missing.
The teen was last seen on April 12th just before midnight.
According to relatives, he was wearing long khaki pants and a dark blue T-Shirt.
Jomaree is medium built, of brown complexion and has a black short afro.
Anyone with information about the teen's whereabouts is being asked to contact his relatives at 705-5287 or the nearest police station.



Williamsville teenager missing

Police are seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 17-year-old Shania Ramjitsingh.

Shania, of Brothers Settlement, Williamsville, was last seen by her sister at 5:30 pm on Saturday 6th April, 2019, at a mini-mart near their home.

She was later reported missing on the same date, to the Princes Town Police Station, by her father.

She is of East Indian descent, 5 feet 4 inches tall, slim built with a brown complexion and long black hair.

Teen goes to work and disappears

Police are seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 18-year-old Devika Ramjagsingh.

Devika, of Mohess Road, Penal, was last seen at her place of work; Pennywise Cosmetics, South Trunk Road, La Romaine, around 9:15 am, on Wednesday 16th January, 2019.

She was reported missing to the Barrackpore Police Station, around 10:15 pm on that same date by her mother.

Devika is of East Indian descent, 5 feet 4 inches tall, slim built, with a brown complexion and long black hair.

No bail for teen accused of breaking into 12 homes

A Mayo teenag­er, ac­cused of break­ing in­to 12 homes dur­ing a two-month pe­ri­od has been de­nied bail.

Bran­don Thomp­son, who turned 18 in April was ar­rest­ed on Sat­ur­day and charged with ten of­fences of house­break­ing and lar­ce­ny, two house break­ing with in­tent, re­sist­ing ar­rest and es­cap­ing law­ful cus­tody.

When Se­nior Mag­is­trate Cher­ril-Anne An­toine read the 14 charges to him in the San Fer­nan­do First Court, Thomp­son ini­tial­ly plead­ed guilty to 11 of the house break­ing charges.

Teenager among three arrested for possession of weapon, ammunition

A teenager and two other persons are arrested and a pistol and a quantity of ammunition seized, by officers of the Northern Division, during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Piarco district, yesterday.

The exercise was coordinated by ACP (Ag.) McDonald Jacob, spearheaded by Snr. Supt. (Ag.) Michael Daniel and supervised by Sgt. Ishmael Pitt, between 6:00pm and 10:00pm, on Tuesday 26th June, 2018.

During the exercise, officers executed a search warrant at the Oropune Gardens home of a 17-year-old male suspect.

Tobago teenager missing

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service is seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 17-year-old Shinaiah Marcelle.

Shinaiah, was last seen at her Joefield Trace, Lambeau home, around 7:15 pm, on Tuesday 19th June, 2018.

She was reported missing to the Scarborough Police Station, around 11:40am, on Wednesday 20th June, 2018, by her mother, Kelleisha Marcelle.

Shinaiah is of African descent, 5 feet 10 inches tall, stockily built, with a dark complexion and a relaxed hairstyle.

Teenager shot dead in altercation with police

An 18-year-old man has been shot and killed during an altercation with police.

According to police reports, around 2 am, officers of the Port-of-Spain division and the Inter-Agency Task Force were executing search warrants in the vicinity of the Picton Housing Development, off Picton Road, Laventille.

During the exercise, the officers were confronted by Shane Fraser and there was an exchange of gunfire, during which Fraser was hit several times about the body.

He was taken to the Port-of-Spain General Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries sometime later.

Teenager rescued from abusive home

Grimacing from the knife wound a female relative had dealt him a mere three days before, 14-year-old John (not his real name) still tried to keep a smile as journalists yesterday walked through the bedroom he is forced to sleep in, next to a duck pen.

16 year old held with gun and ammunition

A 16-year-old Longdenville boy was held with a firearm during a police exercise. Police officers searched the teenager and discovered a Smith & Wesson pistol and ammunition. The following is the TTPS media statement: 

A Longdenville teenager was arrested by officers of the Central Division Operations Unit, during an anti-crime exercise, for possession of firearm and ammunition, earlier today.