Teens arrested for alleged theft of 250 lbs of fish


    Two teenagers have been arrested for the alleged theft of 250 pounds of fish.

    On Tuesday 19th January 2021, a fisherman reported that he returned from a fishing trip in Orange Valley and stored his catch in an ice bin on his vessel.

    He told police that later in the day he realized that the fish was missing.

    During inquiries into the matter, two suspects, a 17-year-old and 18-year-old of Bay Road Extension, Orange Valley, walked into the Couva Police Station and surrendered.

    They were arrested and charged for larceny and are expected to virtually appear in court today.