Saturday, September 23, 2017

‘Keep eye on letters of credit to Bridgemans’*

Sep. 22, 2017, 10:8 PM AST Comments

Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar has warned that this country keep an eye on the letters of credit given to Bridgemans Services Group LP, which could cost taxpayers’ some $20 million. Persad-Bissessar said the irrevo­cable letters of credit still stand even though the Ocean Flower II c

Six shot in Laventille: 1 dead*

Sep. 22, 2017, 10:6 PM AST Comments

One man is dead, while five others are nursing gunshot wounds following a shooting in Laventille yesterday afternoon. The deceased has been identified as Isiah Sanchez. His killing takes the murder toll for the year to date to 359. The other victims are Joel Williams, 20; Andy Huggins, 21; Pamela L


‘Grave water flooding my home’*

Sep. 22, 2017, 9:44 PM AST Comments

La Brea resident Annmarie Clouden is calling on Member of Parliament Nicole Olivierre, Brighton/Vessigny councillor Gerald Debesette and the Siparia Regional Corporation to work together to put an end to water seeping from the La Brea Old Cemetery and flowing into her home. Clouden, who lives on ­Ma


Teen missing from convalescent home*

Sep. 22, 2017, 9:40 PM AST Comments

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service is seeking the assistance of the public in locating 15-year-old Angela Ramjattan. Ramjattan, a ward of Christ Child Convalescent Home, Diego Martin, and a pupil of Diego Martin North Secondary School, was last seen at the school around 2.45 p.m. on Thursday, Se

‘Rescuer’ recounts crash: I just wanted to help*

Sep. 22, 2017, 9:36 PM AST Comments

JUST keep him alive. Those were the words that echoed in Kevin Laudat’s head as he spoke words of encouragement and comfort which kept crash victim Jamie Loubon conscious while he was trapped in a vehicle in Moruga on Monday night. With Loubon bleeding heavily from his right arm, mangled in t


4 robbery suspects held*

Sep. 22, 2017, 9:34 PM AST Comments

FOUR MEN who police believe had been robbing residents of Rio Claro in recent weeks were arrested on Tuesday. The suspects—three of Navet Village, and the fourth of Rochard Road, Penal—were arrested shortly after they robbed a bar, its patrons, and a pedestrian on the road. At around 9