Trinidad and Tobago

Sheron Sukhdeo's brother shot in the arm

Sheldon Sukhdeo, the brother of car dealer Sheron, was shot in the arm last evening while parked outside a place known as foreplay in San Fernando.

Sukhdeo and a female companion escaped death and serious injury when they were struck during a drive-by shooting in San Fernando.

They were seated in his white Mercedes Benz along when the incident occurred.

Police said the car was parked near 4play guest house along Bertrand street, San Fernando when a vehicle passed firing several shots.

Prison Officers Association to meet with attorney general today

Members of the prison officers association will be meeting with attorney general Faris Al-Rawi this morning to further discuss security arrangements for members of the protective services.

This is the second meeting the association will be having with members of the government to discuss security arrangements.

Woman dies in early morning accident

Karen Joseph is the country’s latest road fatality.

Police say 4 am Joseph was proceeding west along the Beetham highway

Police suspect that Joseph may have lost control of the vehicle, overturned several times and landed in the mangrove.

She is the 103rd person killed in an accident this year.

For the same period last year, 113 people were killed in accidents.