Saturday 20 July, 2019

Loop News Five at Five

Loop News Five at Five is a roundup of the top local stories making news. 


Firefighters quell blaze at T&TEC substation

Firefighters rushed to the scene of a fire at a T&TEC substation in Maraval on Monday.


Fuad Abu Bakr victorious in High Court case

Fuad Abu Bakr, son of Jamaat al Muslimeen leader Yasin Abu Bakr, and his wife Kristy Ramnarine were successful in a High Court matter which ruled that they had been unjustly treated by police in an incident in February 2016.


Met Office: Hotter days, nights in May

May is likely to be the driest month of the three month period May, June, July (MJJ) with daytime and nighttime temperatures forecast to be slightly warmer than normal over Trinidad and Tobago.


Elderly La Horquetta woman facing gun charge

A 72-year-old woman of Phase 2, La Horquetta, was due to appear in the Arima Magistrates’ Court on Monday charged with possession of a Ruger .9mm pistol. 


Transit officer beaten, robbed of $300

A transit officer with the Vehicle Management Corporation of Trinidad and Tobago (VMCOTT) remains in serious condition after being tied up and thrown out of a vehicle.


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