Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Prison officer's home shot at

Prison officers continue to be targets of criminal elements, with the latest report being that the home of a 37-year-old prison officer was shot at.

The officer, who is attached to the Port of Spain Prison, was not injured.

Police recovered 11 spent 9mm shells at the scene.

The incident allegedly took place at 1:45 am yesterday at the victim’s home along Tumpuna Road, Arima.

He was woken up by several explosions and upon investigating, he observed that the front of his house had been shot at.

Cpl Haynes is continuing inquiries.

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