Teenager kidnapped in Tunapuna

Police are searching for three masked men who kidnapped 19-year-old Joshua Primo in Tunapuna this afternoon.

Investigators told Guardian Media that Primo was liming at Danhai Trace, Tunapuna around 4:30 pm when he was approached by three men wearing masks who pulled up in a beige Suzuki Vitara.

The men grabbed Primo and threw him into the vehicle and drove off.

The kidnappers later contacted Primo's parents by phone and let him speak with them.

He indicated to his parents that the men were demanding money for his safe release.

Officers of Special Operations Response Team (SORT) and the Anti-Kidnapping Unit (AKU) are investigating.

- Mark Bassant

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