Police officer being investigated after domestic abuse incident


    A police officer attached to a specialized section in Port-of-Spain, is assisting an investigation into reports of assault and common assault against his wife and son.

    The woman says around 11pm on Saturday, there was an argument at their Maloney home, during which time her husband allegedly pushed her against a wall and pointed a gun at her neck.

    He also allegedly pointed the weapon at their son when he tried to intervene.

    Both the woman and her son sought refuge at the Maloney Police Station and are expected to receive counselling and further interventions pending further investigation.