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

Two in court for stolen vehicle

Two men are expected to appear before the courts today after they were held with a stolen vehicle.  The men were held during a police operation along Punette Avenue, of Pinto Road, A...

August 14, 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

Police arrest man on kidnapping suspicion

Focus on the Arima community this week by police has led to the arrest of a 21-year-old, who was wanted in connection with kidnapping and attempted murder.  He was held on Sunday night during ...

June 23, 2020
Crime

Pinto police conduct road exercise

Thirty-six persons were stopped and searched, and drivers ticketed following a police operation in the Pinto community in Arima on Monday.  The operation was supervised by Snr Sup Sheldon Davi...

May 26, 2020
Crime

Arima man shot outside his home

An Arima man is warded in a serious condition after he was shot outside his home on Thursday night. The victim, police said, is Devon Chuniesingh of Pinto Road, Arima. Chuniesingh is a relative ...

March 20, 2020
Crime

One more killed on Old Year's night

One man has died after a shooting in Arima. The deceased has been identified as Andel Ramadar of Motley Trace, Pinto Road. Reports say Ramadar was standing at the corner of the roadway near...

December 31, 2019
Crime

Murder in Pinto - man shot dead outside home

A 27-year-old man was shot and killed on Sunday night. The deceased has been identified as 27-year-old Kyron Coutou of Pinto Road, Arima. According to reports, around 9:40 pm Coutou was on the r...

June 24, 2019
Crime