Teenager among four charged with Maracas Bay murder

Three men and a 17-year-old boy have been charged with the murder of Kimberly Lewis of Maracas Bay and the attempted murder of her husband Jonathan Garcia.

They have been identified as Alfonso Boissierre, Jevon Ding Chong, Shane Seethahal and Travis Fourniellier.

The Director of Prosecutions gave instructions for the charges to be laid.

The four were held in connection with the attack on the two victims on May 22nd in Maracas.

Lewis died from chop wounds while Garcia was warded after being chopped about the body during the attack.

Marabella teenager missing

The family of a Marabella teenager are seeking the public's help in locating her after she went missing.

17-year-old Felicia John was last seen on Tuesday.

Family members say she left her home for school but never arrived. 

She was last seen at the Marabella taxi stand. 

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is urgently asked to contact the police on 555, 999, or 800-TIPS, or 785-6424, or 751-0108.

18-year-old Chaguanas teen missing

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service is seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating an 18-year-old young man, who was last seen on Tuesday 10th January, 2017, a statement by the Police Service says.

Jamale Best was reported missing from his Almond Drive, Chaguanas home to the Chaguanas Police Station by his mother, Sharlene Thomas, around 10:00am on Thursday 12th January, 2017.

He was last seen at home at around 12:30am. 

15-year-old shot dead by police

A 15-year-old boy was shot and killed by police in an exchange of gunfire with members of the Tunapuna Police Task Force today

According to reports, around 11 am officers responded to a call that a man was seen with a firearm on premises located at Maingot Road, Tunapuna.

When police officers arrived on the scene there was an exchange of gunfire and later, Josiah Ramsahai, was found suffering from gunshot wound. 

He was rushed to hospital where he succumbed to his injury.

Police say a 9mm firearm was recovered from the scene.

Teenager fighting for life after being shot by police

A teenager accused of shooting at police is fighting for his life at the hospital after being wounded by return fire.

The incident took place at Factory Road in Piarco and police are reporting that they were fired upon by occupants of a car after police tried to intercept the vehicle.

Three other suspects managed to escape, but the teenager was wounded.

He was rushed to the hospital where he remains warded.

No firearms were recovered from the scene.


Teen involved in Almera robbery on Saturday, dies in hospital

One of two teenagers who robbed a PH driver of his vehicle using a fake gun then crashed into a light pole during a high-speed chase with police on Saturday has died.

 Kemroy Alexander, 18, succumbed to his injuries around 5 pm on Saturday at the San Fernando General Hospital. A 17-year-old suspect, of La Brea, remains warded in a serious condition.