Thursday 17 October, 2019

Tobago suspect recaptured

The manhunt for 25-year-old Samuel Maharaj, who escaped from the Scarborough Police Station on Sunday night, has come to an end.

Maharaj, police said, was recaptured on Monday night following police exercises and searches which lasted all day.

In the end, the accused was found hiding in some bushes near his Whim home.

Maharaj was first detained on Friday and expected to brought before the Scarborough Magistrate’s Court on Monday morning.

However, he as discovered missing during routine checks on Monday morning.

ASP Sterling Roberts, of Scarborough Police Station, is continuing investigations.

More on this as it becomes available.

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