Thursday 12 December, 2019

Watch: Four held in connection with POS robbery

UPDATE March 12, 2018: Four persons were held for questioning in connection with a robbery involving two Chinese nationals in Port of Spain last Friday.

According to police updates, the men were held by police in connection with a robbery on Friday March 9, 2018, which was caught on video. 

Video footage shared via social media showed a woman and man of Chinese descent in on the corner of Duke and Charlotte Streets, Port of Spain.

 

In the video, the woman was seen standing by the roadway when another car pulls alongside.

A man emerges from the car and the woman sensing danger and attempts to escape, however the man quickly restrains her.

The man appears to take items from the woman and a Chinese man, who was made to stand with his hands behind his head. 

The unknown assailants then make their escape.

In a separate incident, police are investigating a Woodbrook robbery after a woman was shot in the head while an attacker attempted to steal her gold chain. The woman later died of her injuries. 

In yet another incident video footage shared online showed yet another woman as she was attacked and robbed of her belongings while a toddler helplessly looked on

More as this story is updated. 

 

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