Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Cops detain suspect in roulette machine arson

A man, suspected of setting fire to a roulette machine at a bar in Arouca on Tuesday is expected to be questioned by police. 

Investigators say the suspect sought treatment for burn injuries, and medical officials at the hospital, notified the police. 

He is said to be under police guard.

Following his treatment, the suspect is expected to be released into police custody.

Police are also expected to question the suspect on another similar incident which was reported just days prior in Curepe.

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