Police trumpet stolen
A TRUMPET valued at $20,000 belonging to the Police Service was among a number of items stolen from a police officer yesterday morning.
The trumpet was secured in the police officer’s vehicle when bandits stole the car.
Police sources said on Saturday night, the officer, 30-year-old Kevin Edwards, who is attached to the Police Band, parked his Mitsubishi Lancer vehicle in the garage of his Cleaver Heights, Arima home and retired to bed.
Shortly before 6 a.m. yesterday when he awoke, Edwards noticed that the car, valued at $45,000, was missing.
Also secured in the vehicle was a gun holster, three pairs of shoes and $500, said police.