Police arrest robbery suspect, recover vehicle, seize fake gun


    A male suspect was arrested, a vehicle recovered, and a fake gun seized after a dragnet set up in response to a report of a robbery yesterday.

    The victim was driving his Toyota Corolla west along the Diego Martin Main Road around 5pm, he was stopped by the suspect in the vicinity of Savannah No 1.

    He allegedly offered the man a “drop” to Rich Plain Road, however upon reaching Covigne Road Corner, the suspect announced a hold-up, relieving him of cash and a cell-phone.

    The victim was also allegedly made to drive to Gokool Street, where the suspect took his car valued at $60,000.

    A broadcast was transmitted by the Command Centre and officers responding to the call apprehended the man at School Drive, Diego Martin.