Sunday 12 July, 2020

Two held with firearm, ammo after PoS robbery

Two men are in police custody following a report of an armed robbery on Monday night along Charlotte Street, Port of Spain.

According to police, the incident took place just before 7 pm at the “Inn Hong & Sons” supermarket.

A group of men, one of whom was armed, entered the premises and announced a hold-up.

Police were notified and officers of the Duncan Street Police Post, led by PC Lewis and PC McWilliam, and others, responded.

The officers were able to detain two suspects on the property, a 24-year-old man and a 25-year-old, who are both from Laventille.

A firearm was found and seized on the scene.

Police are searching for a third individual.

Cpl Bentick is continuing inquiries.

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