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'Missing' 12-year-old Hailey back home; police interrogate man

Her face is still on billboards listed as a missing person of T&T  but it's been more than a week since 12-year-old Hailey Kinsale came back home.

The man with whom she was staying is now being interrogated by the police.

Police said Kinsale has not spoken much about her disappearance while both her mother Alicia Alexander and grandmother Samdayah Singh called on the authorities to assist her with counseling.

In an interview Monday, Alexander said she was happy that her daughter was safe. 

Witnesses were too scared to help

Witnesses to Monday’s horrific attack on Kemba Olufemi yesterday said they were too scared to intervene because the attacker had a gun.

After the video of the incident went viral on Facebook, several people expressed their disgust that no one, including the security, tried to help Olufemi.

Abuse victim fears for her life

A 33-year-old woman from South Trinidad fears for her life and her four children, three of whom are living with her.

Her fears became more of a reality yesterday on the heels of Monday’s incident where Kemba Olufemi’s ex-lover Lloyd Logan, 60, tried to shoot her and then used the gun to beat her mercilessly on her head.

After the attack, Logan drank poison in the car park of Tropical Plaza, Pointe-a-Pierre, and later died at hospital.

Caiso boss disappointed by call

Disappointed. That’s how Coalition Advocating for Inclusion of Sexual Orientation (Caiso) executive director Colin Robinson summed up religious leaders call yesterday for Government to amend the Marriage Act and to not amend Equal Opportunity Act to accommodate the LGBTI community.

Mentally-challenged Morvant man missing

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service is seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 25-year-old Shawndel Hamlet.

Hamlet was last seen at his Laventille Extension Road, Morvant home, around 10:00am, on Friday 8th June, 2018.

He was reported missing to the Morvant Police Station, on Sunday 10th June, 2018, by his mother, Leslie-Ann David. Shawndel is of African descent, 5 feet 6 inches tall, medium built with a dark brown complexion, clean shaven and wears glasses.

He is also said to be mentally challenged.

Fyzabad teen missing

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service is seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 16-year-old Aaliyah Thomas.

Aaliyah was last seen by her mother at her New City, Fyzabad home around 6 pm on Saturday 9th June, 2018.

She was reported missing to the Fyzabad Police Station, on Sunday 10th June, 2018, by her mother, Yeamragie Thomas.

Aaliyah is of mixed descent, 5 feet 4 inches tall, with a stocky build, dark brown complexion and a scar under her right eye.

Elderly Toco man missing

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service is seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 63-year-old Anthony Lyons.

Lyons, a retiree of Cumana Village, Toco, was last seen at his home, around 5:30 am on Wednesday 6th June, 2018.

He was reported missing to the Toco Police Station, on the same date, by his son, Jefferson Henry.

Lyons is of African descent, six feet tall, medium built with a dark brown complexion and scar along his left leg and back.

Missing Belmont man found

Missing Belmont man Lester Bartholomew has been found.

On Tuesday, his daughter Deena Bartholomew-Dixon had taken to Facebook to ask for the public's support in finding her father whom she said had been missing from his Belmont home since Monday.

She had noted that he was showing signs of dementia and was most likely lost or a bit confused. 

Today Bartholomew-Dixon posted on Facebook: "We serve a mighty mighty God. He is found alive and well. Thank you all for your prayers, eyes and ears. Pls share just as much as u shared the missing post so others will know."

Man survives pit bull attack

A 64-year-old pensioner is thanking God for life today, after he survived an attack by a pit bull in front of his sister’s La Sieva Road, Sangre Grande home on Saturday.

Father of four Jairam Rampersad told T&T Guardian he was viciously attacked by a pit bull when he went to visit his sister.

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