15-year-old boy held for robbery


    A 15-year-old boy has been detained in connection with a robbery in Carapichaima.

    The incident occurred on Friday November 25th 2022.

    Following investigations, the teen was held and charged with robbery with violence and robbery with aggravation.

    He is expected to appear before the Fyzabad Children’s Court today.

    Elsewhere, a 39-year-old Piarco man was arrested on Saturday November 26th 2022, after police stopped and searched his vehicle along the Western Main Road in St James.

    They allegedly found a Mac11 firearm loaded with 15 rounds of ammunition.

    During the same exercise, officers also executed search warrants in Diego Martin and arrested one man for marijuana possession.