Gunman caught by off duty officer after shooting in Caroni


    A gunman was caught by an off-duty Police Sergeant and residents, following a suspected shooting incident on Saturday morning.

    The TTPS sated that a businessman was at his stockpile along Airport Boulevard Road, Kelly Village when he was accosted by a man.

    Following two loud explosions, the businessman began running away and raised an alarm, while the suspect jumped onto a bicycle and started riding away.

    The off duty policeman sprang into action and with the help from other residents, quickly subdued the man along the Caroni South Bank Road.

    The suspect, who had had a loaded gun on him, was then handed over to responding officers from the Caroni Police Station.