Monday 14 October, 2019

Loop News Five at Five

A round up of the top local stories making headlines. 

PM requests report over $92k Tobago weekend

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley has requested a full report from Sport and Youth Affairs Minister Darryl Smith on a recently concluded trip to Tobago by the Minister and Ministry officials, along with the Sports Company of Trinidad and Tobago.

 

Promoter in court for $1.9m cocaine in luggage

A Carenage man appeared in the Arima Magistrates’ Court charged with possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, after he attempted to board a flight to Barbados, with the drug concealed in his luggage.

 

Businessman in police custody for shooting incident

A businessman is currently in police custody following a shooting incident on Monday which has left one man hospitalised.

 

One dead, one injured after shooting in Tobago

At least one man is dead following a shooting incident on Wednesday morning in Tobago.

 

Officer allegedly shot at in Beetham

Port of Spain Division police are investigating a report in which one of their officers was allegedly fired upon on Monday.

 

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