A 33-year-old man was held this morning for breaking into the Massy Foods outlet in Chaguanas.
Around 2:40am officers received a report of an alarm being sounded at the store in Mid Centre Mall.
Officers arriving on the scene saw a hole in the glass located on the northern side of the building.
The suspect was seen inside the supermarket, packing items from the shelves into bags.
He was apprehended and taken to the Chaguanas Police Station.