Trinidad and Tobago

Homemade shotgun and marijuana seized by police

Southern Division police officers seized a homemade shotgun and a quantity of marijuana during an anti-crime exercise in Gasparillo last night.

The following is a media release by the TTPS:

One homemade shotgun and a quantity of marijuana were discovered by officers of the Southern Division during an anti-crime exercise in the Gasparillo district, on Wednesday night. 

Murder in Tunapuna

Police are still on scene of a murder in Tunapuna.

Reports indicate that just after 10 am Kevin Perierra was driving his silver Nissan Almera, when upon reaching the corner of Balthazar and Green streets he was approached by a lone gunman who opened fire.

Perierra who is from St Augustine was killed instantly.

Police have yet to establish a motive for the killing.


Water disruptions from St Joseph to Santa Cruz on Friday

The Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) is advising customers served by the Valsayn A Booster Station that there will be an interruption in their pipe borne water supply on Friday, 17th November 2017, between the hours of 6 am and 6 pm.

WASA says this has become necessary in order to facilitate maintenance works at the plant.

The affected areas will include:

· Along the Eastern Main Road from St. Joseph to Aranguez Main Road, San Juan including Champs Fleurs, Mt. Hope, Mt. Lambert and Petit Bourg;