Thursday 29 October, 2020

Cops to make arrest in attempted robbery in Belmont

An arrest is imminent following an attempted robbery near the Port of Spain Blood Bank on Thursday morning.

Police were told that a man had threatened to rob and assault a group of persons close to the carpark.

The group raised an alarm when the suspect pulled out what appeared to be a weapon.

The suspect then fled the scene.

Officers of the Belmont police station responded, however, the suspect had already escaped.

No one was injured or robbed in this incident.

However, CCTV footage from nearby cameras was reviewed, and the suspect was identified.

An arrest, Loop News was told, is imminent.

 

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