Stabbed while grieving: Woman nursing injuries

A stabbing in Moruga on Sunday night has left a 34-year-old woman warded in a serious condition at the San Fernando General Hospital.  The victim told police that at about 8.30pm she...

November 17, 2020
Crime

Child, 8, shot in Moruga drive-by

Police are searching for two men who opened fire at a home in Moruga on Wednesday night, resulting in an eight-year-old boy being shot. The victim suffered a bone fracture to his right leg, police ...

November 06, 2020
Crime

Cops destroy $12.75M in marijuana

Police discovered a quantity of marijuana trees and marijuana seedlings with a street value of $12.75 million during a marijuana eradication exercise conducted in Moruga on Wednesday. During the ex...

October 29, 2020
Crime

Farmer beaten by robbers in Moruga

A 41-year-old farmer had to be medically examined after he was assaulted and robbed by three men armed with cutlasses. The incident took place at about 5.30 am yesterday along Penal Rock Road in Mo...

October 07, 2020
Crime

Two arrested for marijuana possession

Two men are expected to appear in the Princes Town Magistrates’ Court today, charged with possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking.  On Wednesday, PC Baker and a party of officer...

September 03, 2020
Crime

Moruga residents vow to continue protests

Moruga residents have promised that they will “keep the candle burning” to ensure that the investigations into the death of 54-year-old Venrick Hudlin is not “swept under the rug” by the police. Hu...

September 03, 2020
Crime

Police destroy $12M in marijuana in Moruga

Over 10 kilogrammes in marijuana, and an estimated 12,000 marijuana trees was said to have been destroyed by officers of the Southern Division yesterday.  The operation took place un...

August 14, 2020
Crime