Wednesday 25 November, 2020

St Ann's bandits caught with 55-inch tv, other items

Two men were arrested by officers of the San Juan Municipal Police Station in connection with a report of housebreaking and larceny on Thursday.

The female victim told police that she secured her Hutton Street, St. Ann’s premises around 12:30pm that day before leaving.

A neighbour alerted her that strange men were on her compound around 3:30pm.

The men were seen leaving the house with a television set and other items and entering a black Nissan Tiida.

When the victim returned to her home, she made a report to the Belmont Police Station.

Officers of the San Juan Municipal Police who were on mobile patrol in St Ann’s intercepted the vehicle with two male occupants.

A search of the vehicle resulted in a 55-inch television along with other stolen items being found.

The suspects, a 40-year-old from Morvant and an 18-year-old from Laventille were arrested in connection with the incident.

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