Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Prison officer held with stolen vehicle

A prison officer is among three persons who are currently in custody after police recovered a stolen vehicle in his possession.

The vehicle, a Kia Sportage, was recovered yesterday in St Augustine by officers of the Stolen Vehicles Squad.

It had been stolen from the Port of Port of Spain on September 12.

A report was made, and an investigation was launched.

Police received intelligence which led to the St Augustine area, however, this also led to the arrests of three persons, including a woman, and an employee of Kia Motors.

PC Holloway is continuing inquiries.

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