Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Police searching for car thieves

Northern Division police are searching for three men who stole a vehicle at gunpoint in Arouca on Tuesday evening. 

The vehicle was recovered two hours later in the vicinity of Sherwood Park, Arima. 

According to police reports, at about 6.30pm on Tuesday, they received a report of an armed robbery in the vicinity of Windy Hill, Arouca. 

Police were told that the driver of a car had been confronted and armed by three armed men, and was relieved of a Kia Cerato. 

The victim managed to raise an alarm, and officers from the Northern Division, under the supervision of Snr Sup David, responded. 

They received intelligence which led them to Arima, where they intercepted the vehicle. 

However, the suspects who were in the car at the time managed to escape. 

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