Man in court for 2017 double murder

A Belmont man has appeared before a Port of Spain Magistrate charged with the murders of Mukhtar Ali and Jamal Modeste and shooting with intent against a female victim, which occurred on Sunday 3...

January 20, 2020
Crime

Death penalty for Gonzales man over 2008 murder

Almost 12 years after Jamal Bernard was killed, a Gonzales man was convicted and sentenced to hang.  However, despite this, even before his sentence was read, 33-year-old Travis Polo main...

January 15, 2020
Crime

Man shot in Belmont

One man is warded at the Port of Spain General Hospital following a drive by shooting in Belmont last night.  The victim told police that at about 8pm he was standing outside his veh...

January 10, 2020
Crime

Cops seize guns in Cascade and Belmont

Two firearms were seized during a police exercise in Cascade and Belmont on Saturday. The exercise took place between 12.20 am and 6 am and saw searches on several houses in the community. Durin...

December 22, 2019
Crime

Body found in Belmont

Police rushed to the scene in Belmont on Monday morning, after receiving reports that a body was found. Police were at the scene up to Monday morning around 9.00 am, however, the deceased had not b...

December 09, 2019
Crime

Man hospitalised after shooting in Belmont

A 50-year-old man is warded at the Port of Spain General Hospital following a shooting incident in Belmont. Just after midday on Monday, residents of Leotaud Street, Belmont, heard several loud exp...

December 03, 2019
Crime

Man gunned down in Belmont

Police are investigating after a 23-year-old man was gunned down on Friday morning in Belmont. The deceased has been identified as Shakim Roberts of Mendoza Drive, Belmont. According to ini...

November 15, 2019
Crime

Four hospitalised after Belmont shooting

Four men were hospitalised following a shooting incident in Belmont on Thursday night. The victims, who are between the ages of 19 and 53, were said to be walking along Davis Street when around 7.0...

September 27, 2019
Crime