Three days after their home was destroyed in a suspected arson attack, a Tabaquite couple remains fearful that the suspect will return to carry out his threat to kill them and their two children.
Unhappy with the police response, Nera Bajan, 47, lamented, "The police not doing enough to help us at all. I want the police to step in. Please, somebody investigate the suspect, please people, please. This is the last straw...Our lives are next, this is what he said."
Police are seeking the assistance of the public in identifying the body of a man, which was discovered on Sunday at the corner of North Coast Road and Negmahwah Road, Maraval.
Police say the body was that of a man of Spanish descent in the mid-thirties with a brown complexion, approximately 5 feet 5 inches tall, stockily built, medium length black hair at the top with the sides and back shaved; and attired in a pink sleeveless T-shirt, with the words ‘PARAISO DEL SOL INSTRURA LA VIDA BUENA’ and fluorescent green short pants with a checkered pattern.
Yet another family is pleading for the public's help in locating a missing woman.
The family of Susan Maynard has issued an appeal for anyone know of her whereabouts.
The family says she was last seen on Tuesday in Chaguanas, on the Caroni Savannah Road, between the hours of 1 and 2 pm.
Anyone with information is being asked to call 341-7952, 399-1034 or 743-8733.
A Central woman remains warded at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, Mt Hope, after she digested a poisonous substance in an attempt to take her own life due to the suffering she claims to have undergone at the hands of an abusive husband.
The woman, in a letter which was posted on social media by someone close to the situation over the weekend, is now pleading for assistance from the authorities, saying she does not know where to turn.
Three weeks ago a young father created a stir at City Gate as he sat on the roof of the transit hub, attracting the attention of the police and onlookers.
Video footage captured by post-work commuters showed police officers stealthily approaching the man from behind as a voice stood out above all others, saying "Alyuh hold him please. Please hold him."
The voice was that of the young man's mother begging for the police officers to save him from harming himself.