19-year-old held with firearm in Arima

A 19-year-old man is in police custody after police found and seized a loaded firearm in his possession in Arima.  The weapon seized, police said, was a Falcon Austria 9mm semi-automatic pisto...

September 01, 2020
Crime

After months in recovery, shooting victim dies

Devon Chuniesingh spent four months recovering after he was shot in March but last Wednesday, he developed complications from his injuries while at home, which led to his death.&nb...

August 13, 2020
Crime

$16K fine for firearm, ammo possession

A 38-year-old electrical contractor, who was held with a .38mm revolver and 14 rounds of ammunition, has been fined $16,000.  Kelon McAlpin appeared before the Arima Magistrates’ First Court y...

August 04, 2020
Crime

Arima man held with pistol

One man was arrested, and a firearm and a quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Northern Division Task Force, during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Arima district yesterd...

February 21, 2020
Crime

Morvant man in court for shooting incident

A Morvant man has appeared before an Arima Magistrate after he allegedly shot a 25-year-old in Carapo earlier this week.   The accused is Sayyed Ali, 29, of Chrysanthemum Avenue...

January 10, 2020
Crime