Car-stealing suspect killed

 Police last night shot and killed a suspected car thief and wounded his accomplice in Mayaro.

Around 8 p.m., police attempted to intercept a Nissan B14 Sentra which was earlier stolen at gunpoint in Rio Claro.

 A party of police officers of the Mayaro and Rio Claro CID, led by Insp Wayne Doodhai, received information on the robbery and set up a roadblock at a junction at Mafeking Village.

 When police confronted the suspected thieves, they opened fire. 

Police returned fire and the two men were shot.

Let us know your thoughts
This content requires the latest Adobe Flash Player and a browser with JavaScript enabled. Click here for a free download of the latest Adobe Flash Player.

Express Poll

Do you think the causeway from Chaguaramas to Port of Spain will be worth the cost to taxpayers?

  • Yes
  • No


More Weather