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A round-up of the top local stories making news.

Body found floating in waters off Waterfront Complex


Earlier today, police responded to reports of a what appeared to be a body seen floating in the water near the Waterfront Complex.


Two appear in court for the murder of WPC Nyasha Joseph


A 38-year-old man and 28-year-old woman have been charged with the murder of WPC Nyasha Joseph, whose body was discovered on Wednesday in the Caroni River.


Investigations continue after man found hanging in Tobago


Police are continuing investigations after a man was found hanging in Scarborough, Tobago over the weekend.


4.9 earthquake startles T&T


Citizens in Trinidad and Tobago were slightly shaken after a 4.9 earthquake registered near Scarborough, Tobago on Monday.


Opposition concerned over HSF drawdown


The Opposition has expressed concern over government’s latest withdrawal of $1.7 billion from the country’s “rainy day” account, the Heritage and Stabilisation Fund (HSF).