Sunday, January 21, 2018

Money hidden in mattress stolen

A sum of money, hidden under a mattress for safekeeping, was stolen from a house in Point Fortin on Monday.

Police said security guard Gillian Richards placed $6,000 under a mattress in her bedroom and secured her home around 9.10 p.m.

The 36-year-old woman returned seven hours later and the mon­ey was missing.

The incident occurred at Richards’ Techier Village home.

Police have interviewed several people at the house.

Police Constable Forbes is continuing investigations.