Two charged with New Year's Eve murder

Dillon Maraj, 20, and Keon Fabien , 23, appeared in the Siparia 1st Magistrates Court yesterday, Wednesday 13th January, 2016, charged with the murder of Zwade Taylor who was shot and killed on December 31st, 2015, at Sudama Alley, Siparia.

Maraj of Delhi Road, Fyzabad and Fabien, of Sand Pit Road Siparia, appeared before Senior Magistrate Aminah Deonarinesingh after being charged for Taylor’s murder on Tuesday 12th January, 2016 by WPC, Leiselle Serioux. The matter was postponed to January 27th, 2016.

They were not called upon to plea as the charges were laid indictably.

Police Service criticizes some media reporting on police officer's murder

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service is taking issue with the reporting by some sections of the media, on the shooting death of police officer PC Ramanarine in Aranguez yesterday.

The TTPS issued a statement this afternoon saying that speculative reporting is causing untold hurt and pain to the family.

The following is the TTPS media statement: