Retired cop foils robbery attempt

A retired police officer was forced to open fire on two would-be robbers in Tunapuna. The 55-year-old man, who was once a police inspector, currently runs a lotto booth along the Eastern Main Road,...

February 24, 2019
Crime

Would-be bandit found in Excellent Stores' roof

A 28-year-old man is in custody after he was held attempting to rob Excellent Stores. The suspect, LoopTT was told, was found in the ceiling of the businessplace located along Frederick Street, Por...

November 04, 2018
Crime

Would-be robber shot by security guard

A man who was shot by security officers during a robbery attempt in Port of Spain is warded in a critical condition at the Port of Spain General Hospital. The suspect, said to be from Nelson Street...

October 24, 2018
Crime

Cops investigate break in at RBC San Juan

North Eastern Division police are investigating a report of an attempted robbery at the RBC Royal Bank in San Juan. This time, the would-be thieves were unsuccessful as no money was stolen. The ...

September 06, 2018
Crime

Two in Trincity bar robbery appear in court

The two men who were caught red-handed after they attempted to rob a bar in Trincity last week, have both plead guilty to firearm and ammunition possession, as well as robbery. The accused, Jabari ...

August 30, 2018
Crime

Bandit killed in Pleasantville

An armed intruder has been shot and killed with his own gun after attempting to rob a 29-year-old Pleasantville man at his home. Reports indicate that Marlon Williams, 29, of Ixora Lane, Pleasantvi...

August 07, 2018
Crime

Businessman shot in chest

A Barrackpore bar owner remains hospitalised after being shot during a robbery attempt last Wednesday. The businessman was shot in the chest when he jumped in front of his wife to save her from har...

July 10, 2018
Crime