Bandit shot during attempted robbery

A would-be bandit was shot at an establishment along upper Frederick Street, Port of Spain on Saturday morning. From initial reports, the incident involved a mini-mart owner who attempted to defend...

November 16, 2019
Crime

Man wakes up to masked intruder in home

Police are investigating an attempted robbery at a home in San Juan. The incident took place on Thursday morning, police said. The victim secured his home around 10 pm on Wednesday, by locking a...

October 26, 2019
Crime

Man shot dead attempting to rob police officer

A 27-year-old man was shot dead on Monday when he attempted to rob a police officer. He has been identified as Tesfa Exesus Wright of Winston Mulligan Drive, Phase Four, La Horquetta. Police sai...

September 24, 2019
Crime

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