Stabbing

Man stabbed to death in Morvant identified

Small, of Second Caledonia, Movant, was at his home at about 12:30 pm on Tuesday when he got into an argument with an 18-year-old male relative.

The relative reportedly pulled out a knife and stabbed Small six times about the body, before fleeing the scene.

The incident allegedly took place in full view of other relatives.

Small was rushed to the port of Spain General Hospital, however, he was pronounced dead on arrival.

Man stabbed to death in St Augustine

The incident reportedly took place at about 3:30 pm at a home along Cayenne Road, St Augustine.

Two relatives were said to have engaged in an argument during which a 40-year-old reportedly secured a sharp instrument and stabbed Nigel john about the body.

John was taken to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, Mount Hope, where he died while undergoing treatment.

The 40-year-old relative has since been detained and is said to be cooperating with police.

Earlier in the day, a 35-year-old man was stabbed to death in Morvant by an 18-year-old relative.

Two in custody for murder of 70-year-old man

The men were to be placed on identification parades on Tuesday and Wednesday, according to police sources. 

It was said that once identified, officials will be approaching the Director of Public Prosecutions for instructions on how to proceed in the matter. 

The suspects, aged 26 and 36, were detained during a police exercise on Saturday. 

Maharaj was stabbed to death on December 5 at his Arena Road, Freeport home. 

His body was discovered by a female relative. 

It is believed that he was killed during a home invasion gone wrong.

Third murder in Tobago; woman stabbed to death

According to preliminary reports, the incident is said to have taken place early on Monday morning.

It was reported that a man entered the home of Crystal Tobias and attacked her while she slept.

The wounded woman raised and alarm and other persons in the home came to her aid.

The assailant was detained and the wounded woman was rushed to the Scarborough General Hospital.

Unfortunately, she succumbed to her injuries.

The homicide is said to be domestic in nature as the detained suspect has a close relationship with the deceased.

Three teens detained by police for stabbing at Trincity Mall

The teenagers a 15-year-old, his 14-year-old brother, and their 14-year-old cousin are all currently being held at the La Horquetta Police Station.

They were detained on Thursday night at their Tunapuna home.

The three teens, sources said, are expected to be charged and brought before an Arima Court on Monday.

According to police reports, the teens were involved in fight at the Trincity Mall on September 18 in which two other young men were injured.

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Opposition leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar has accused government of being deliberately vague in the 2017 National Budget, in an attempt to create a “supra-elitist state.”

Man stabbed to death in Siparia

While information is still coming in, sources said that at about 7:30pm yesterday, the deceased – identified only as Michael up to 9am today – was at his home in Coral Road, Siparia, when he had a confrontation with a man known to him.

The confrontation quickly became physical, during which one of the men pulled out a sharp instrument and stabbed Michael about the body.

The wounded man was rushed to the Siparia District Health Facility, following which, he was transferred to the San Fernando General Hospital.

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Man stabbed after 'bad drive'

According to reports, around 5:30 pm on Monday, 30-year-old Akile Sharpe was driving along the Southern Main Road, Curepe, when he got a “bad drive” from the driver of the Lancer car, narrowly escaping an accident.

The driver of the Lancer motor vehicle drove off and came to a stop a short distance away and Sharpe reportedly exited his car to confront the driver.

However, the man reportedly pulled out a knife and stabbed Sharpe in the stomach, before returning to his car and fleeing the scene.

Carenage businessman murdered a month after wife was stabbed to death

Joseph, of Moyer Trace, Carenage, was reportedly stabbed to death when an intruder dressed in all black entered his home via a window around 3 am on Monday morning.

He was dealt several stabs while lying down on a mattress in his living room. He died on the scene. 

His mother was said to be present at the time of the incident.

Exactly one month ago, Joseph, 42, sustained injuries when another stabbing incident occurred at his home.